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Fort Edmonton Park

On Whitemud Dr, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2R7, Canada
+1 780-496-7381
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Fort Edmonton Park

A great family venue, be prepared to do a lot of walking and learn a lot from staff who role play... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
V4468COkareng
Afternoon at the Fort

Visit was alright. Train was not in service and that was a disappointment. Very expensive... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
evelynhenke
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Edmonton, Canada
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Park featuring recreations of Edmonton in different stages of its history.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steam train” (122 reviews)
“train ride” (127 reviews)
“selkirk hotel” (62 reviews)
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On Whitemud Dr, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2R7, Canada
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+1 780-496-7381
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A great family venue, be prepared to do a lot of walking and learn a lot from staff who role play the year that you visit

Thank V4468COkareng
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visit was alright. Train was not in service and that was a disappointment. Very expensive entrance fee. Nice place to take visiting friends and family.

Thank evelynhenke
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place for everyone! History! Right in front of your eyes! Lots to see and learn! Take the train ride and walk to enjoy this place.....highly recommend!

Thank TheSistasss
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Despite the rain, we had a wonderful visit thru the history of Edmonton starting with the HBC fur trade era of 1846, the settlement era of 1855, the municipal era of 105 and the community depicted in the 1920's including a 4D movie at the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have visited similar living history museums which are both educational and interactive as this one however this place is just amazing.. As a living history museum Fort Edmonton, has so much to offer in real time. Yet you feel you are going back in...More

Thank Hello T
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m a history buff so Fort Edmonton Park is one of my favourite places to visit in Edmonton. I love strolling down the streets from different eras. This visit we rode on a street car for the first time which was great. We stayed over...More

Thank LAEdwardsKnowles
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 5 hours here with my son and two grandsons, ages 3 and 5. Although one of their favorites, the rail car, was in for repairs, there was no lack of enthusiasm to participate in everything else: street car ride, pony ride, tour of the...More

1  Thank Shirley N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very much worth the trouble to see this living museum. Volunteer staff dresses in period costume to add to the experience. Be prepared to get there at opening and spend the day. I would recommend taking the shuttle to the far end of the park...More

3  Thank BradHulton
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Fortedmonton P, Social Media Specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the fantastic review, and the fantastic advice! Some great tips for your fellow travelers. :D

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Shame the weather was so wet, but we enjoyed a great day here. All the volunteers were really helpful and friendly, all having a good deal of knowledge about the era they were representing. Definitely start at the fort and work your way through the...More

Thank DJinks
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Fortedmonton P, Social Media Specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear the weather didn't behave for you! Fantastic advice though, and we're glad you still enjoyed your visit. :)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent day. Fun and varied. Lovley enthusiastic staff. The street car run by volunteers went around the site. The fort itself was well done. Loved the traders room and the history update. Fun fair for the children. Offered food and recipes Film at cinema was...More

Thank sharonm2408
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Fortedmonton P, Social Media Specialist at Fort Edmonton Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit. :)

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maribethandtom
June 20, 2018|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
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Rachel S
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Fortedmonton P | Property representative |
Hi Rachel! Our steam train is currently on break while it undergoes some maintenance, but it can accommodate some strollers within the maximum measurements of 24 inches wide by 48 inches long when open and unfolded. We have... More
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Bella-Bella T
June 28, 2017|
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There is always something, best to check their website to confirm things and make it more memorable for everyone:)
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