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Fun and interesting visit back in time.

Fort Edmonton is jam packed with interesting exhibits from Edmonton’s past. You will discover... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Artbyval
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Edmonton, Canada
Fall wedding

Attended a wedding in the Fort Edmonton Hangar. It was great a wo fearful looking wedding worth all... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Nestor D
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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 October 2, 2018

Fort Edmonton is jam packed with interesting exhibits from Edmonton’s past. You will discover everything from an original blacksmith’s shop to the working Selkirk Hotel to the old time carnival. Take the steam train into town and then hop on a horse drawn wagon for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thanks so much for your lovely review, there is so much to see at the Park, and we definitely agree it requires a whole day!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Attended a wedding in the Fort Edmonton Hangar. It was great a wo fearful looking wedding worth all the fall colors. The hangar was a great open space where the wedding could take place.The ceremony was held then chairs were re arranged to have the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nestor D
Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thanks for your great review Nestor, we love hosting weddings at our air hangar, and the fall is especially beautiful for weddings.

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We attended a wedding at the hanger at Fort Edmonton Park. What a great venue!! The space was large and airy with lots of room for the dinner and dance. The concrete floor was hard for dancing but the atmosphere was great. Walking through the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

The hangar is a fantastic event venue! Thanks for your great review, we're thrilled you enjoyed your visit at the wedding!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful property to walk around. This place has so many unique areas with well informed staff and volunteers who seem to love what they are doing. I would strongly recommend going here. Especially, if you have not been in a few years. They...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

There's so much to see at the Park, thank you for your lovely review!

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Fairly. Inexpensive, staff is absolutely 100 % right from when. You call to when you walk thru the doors. And every. Single. Person you meet while here at the park Amazing job had the whole family. Entertained

Date of experience: August 2018
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Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

So glad you and your family enjoyed your visit! Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed September 23, 2018

Fort Edmonton is a great destination for history buffs. From the old time steam train to the Native American village, as well as the old streets lined with historic buildings and of course the fort itself, there is something for everyone.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thanks for the awesome review! We agree, something for everyone!

Reviewed September 23, 2018

This park is full of wonders. I love the streets that are different time periods. Lots of walking though. Great place to tire out the kids.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

We love that Sheryl! Full of wonders! Thanks for the review!

Reviewed September 16, 2018

A wonderful step back in time. Enjoy the old train ride and the horse drawn wagon train. Browse through the shops with artifacts from the past. Give a lesson in history from the various exhibits.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Cynthia S
Fortedmonton P, SM Expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thanks for the great review Cynthia! So true!

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Lots to do but limited time to do it. Wish we could have had a drink at the longest bar but was closed when we were ready for a night cap. Hotel was a experience, was like stepping back in time. Food was amazing and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Fortedmonton P, SM expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Thanks so much for your review! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Park and the hotel. :)

Reviewed August 29, 2018

It's a great park with lots to see and do. It is fairly expensive though but you can easily spend a day or more here. My daughter loves the rides and midway! The staff/volunteers are awesome.More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Fortedmonton P, SM expert at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thanks so much for your review Aaron! As we are embarking on our new strategic direction this winter, we can't wait to welcome our guests back in 2021 for a whole new experience including a new pricing structure. Thanks so much for visiting and for...More

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Companion594484
January 18, 2019|
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Response from gcotfas | Reviewed this property |
I'm guessing that the park is open year-round, but especially during the "green season" in Edmonton. And as Sep. 4 2019 mai be part of the Labour Day long weekend, it should be open. Your best bet would be to check the... More
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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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