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This was a pleasant and riveting method to learning the history of Edmonton. There is so much to... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
11blm123
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Whitecourt, Canada
I learned so much and need to go back

I loved talking to all of the people working in the park. Not only did they stay in character, they... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
kktilley
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Edmonton, Canada
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Park featuring recreations of Edmonton in different stages of its history.
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On Whitemud Dr, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2R7, Canada
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

This was a pleasant and riveting method to learning the history of Edmonton. There is so much to see and participate in that I would suggest taking more than 1 day to go through the Park. The gentleman who explained the history of the York...More

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Fortedmonton P, Social Media Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks for your lovely review, we agree, it really does take a full day or more to experience everything the Park has to offer! :)

Reviewed August 14, 2018

I loved talking to all of the people working in the park. Not only did they stay in character, they were all so knowledgeable and answered my barrage of questions. I need to go back and spend more time learning about the city in which...More

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Fortedmonton P, Social Media Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks for your lovely review! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and had a truly historical experience with our amazing interpreters!

Reviewed August 12, 2018

There is a lot to do here form a big passenger train, and plenty of streets to see what things were like in the past. The people who work here are very kind and dress properly for what time they are pretending to be from.

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Fortedmonton P, Social Media Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks for your review Jack! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to the Park. :)

Reviewed August 6, 2018

So the thing about fort Edmonton is it actually is a cool place to take family to show kids the history.... the sad thing is they are starting to nickel and dime ya for every stupid little thing now to make an extra buck. It...More

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Fortedmonton P, Social Media Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Park and the kids enjoyed learning about the history of Edmonton! Thanks for your review and your feedback.

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Much to do and see. Lots of knowledge and unique artifacts. Very entertaining for all ages. It’s well services and well priced. The people that work in the Park are very knowledgeable, helpful and kind. You can easily spend 4+ hours.

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Fortedmonton P, SM specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thanks for your lovely review Lisa, we agree, you can definitely spend an entire afternoon at the Park!

Reviewed August 5, 2018

In May, I attended a wedding at Ft. Edmonton Park. It was absolutely fantastic. The wedding ceremony was held at the theatre. The couple was married on stage. The reception was in the hangar. Fantastic. It was great weather and a very cool place to...More

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Fortedmonton P, SM specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Sounds like a beautiful wedding Betty! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit to the park on this special day. :)

Reviewed August 2, 2018

While a lot of effort has obviously gone into building this town, I believe it is totally over hyped. The entry fee was way over priced for what it is compared to other places in Edmonton, and all it really was is a glorified walk...More

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Fortedmonton P, SM specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Sorry to hear you didn't love your visit Lauren! There's certainly a lot to see at Fort Edmonton, and children do get a lot out of the experience!

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

What a fun evening! My teens loved it! Many of the buildings are open, they are many interesting characters to meet and even some candy to collect!

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Fortedmonton P, SM specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

One of our most loved events! Thanks for your review Sherry!

Reviewed July 28, 2018

We were visiting Edmonton with family and looking for things to do with the kids, and everyone enjoyed the day at this park. My older daughter, who is about to be a driver, started the day by deciding she wanted to drive a Model T....More

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Fortedmonton P, SM specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you for your great review! A lot of fantastic tips and ideas for how to get the most out of your visit to the Park. :)

Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

A friend mentioned that Fort Edmonton Park is one of the best attractions in Edmonton. It does not disappoint. It’s an amazing “living museum” park. I’d highly recommend and plan to repeat one day.

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Fortedmonton P, SM specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thanks so much for your great review, and perhaps extend a thank you to your friend as well! :D

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Helena f
October 10, 2018|
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Response from Fortedmonton P | Property representative |
Hi there Helena! We are in fact closed for general admission over the winter months. However, we will still be hosting special, ticketed events. More information on Christmas events will be posted to our website in November!
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Chelseyells
August 17, 2018|
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Response from Fortedmonton P | Property representative |
Hi there! Our last day of operation is September 3rd, but we also host events throughout the year. For example, our Harvest Hoedown will be taking place on September 21! We recommend keeping an eye on the event page on our... More
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Elaine A
July 15, 2018|
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Hi Elaine! Fort Edmonton Park is a bicycle free zone, and bikes are not allowed inside the Park.
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