21 Forks Market Road
May 27th, 2023 & May 28th, 2023Saturday: 11:00am, 1:00pm & 3:00pmSunday: 11:00am, 1:00pm & 3:00pm
The tour will start with the histories of the First Nations who traded here for thousands of years. You’ll then hear about the outsiders who charted this territory for Europe, as well as the story of the Métis Nation, which shaped the land that would become Manitoba during the fur trade era.
La visite commencera par l’histoire des Premières Nations qui ont fait du commerce ici pendant des milliers d’années. Vous entendrez ensuite parler des étrangers qui ont cartographié ce territoire pour l’Europe ainsi que de l’histoire de la nation métisse, qui a façonné le territoire qui allait devenir le Manitoba à l’époque de la traite des fourrures.
Please note the tour can be modified to avoid stairs but uneven terrain, inclines and declines may be challenging to navigate.
Guided tours will start at 11:00am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm, departing from the Travel Manitoba Information Centre (near the Johnson Terminal). Tours will be approximately 60 minutes in length. All tours times will be offered in both French and English. No registration required!
In regards to the weather forecast: Outdoor events will go on as scheduled if there is light rain. Outdoor events will be cancelled if there are heavy downpours or thunderstorms. Cancellations will NOT be posted.