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July 1 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Join us for Fort Calgary Canada Day Tours and learn about some of the people and events that helped shape the place we now call Canada. Register for one or both of these informative tours running throughout the day!
THE LAYERED STORIES OF FORT CALGARY: OUTDOOR WALKING TOUR
Saturday, July 1 at 11 am and 1 pm | Free | All ages
Join us for a fascinating one-hour outdoor walking tour, as we explore Fort Calgary’s 40 acres of beautiful parkland. Learn about the layered stories rooted in the site and reflect on how these lands relate to the larger history of the creation of Canada. Walks take place rain or shine, so come dressed for the weather.
CHINESE-CALGARIAN SETTLER EXPERIENCES: INDOOR TOUR
Saturday, July 1 at noon and 3 pm | Free | All ages
Explore Fort Calgary’s newest exhibit, Culture & Kin, and learn more about the history of the Chinese-Calgarian community on this enlightening indoor tour! Your tour guide will lead you through the Fort Calgary Interpretive Centre and share some of the challenges faced by early Chinese-Calgarians, including the complexities of the Chinese Exclusion Act.