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The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre

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219 jerry potts blvd
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
(403) 553-4703 www.nwmpmuseum.com

July 2017

Opening Event for Enemy Aliens Exhibit

July 3, 2017
The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre, 219 jerry potts blvd
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada

Come celebrate the official opening of this year's travelling exhibit at the Fort Museum! All the way from the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, 'Enemy Aliens- Internment in Canada, 1914-1920' will be unveiling on July 3rd! This exhibit was put together by the Canadian War Museum in partnership with the Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Foundation. Come and visit the new exhibit, learn about Southern Alberta's role, listen to a live-on-location radio show by CKXU, and enjoy a charity BBQ set…

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Enemy Aliens Exhibit

July 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - September 24, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre, 219 jerry potts blvd
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada

The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre is pleased to be hosting a temporary exhibit focused on Canadian World War One Internment Camps. "During the First World War, national security fears and wartime prejudice drove the policy of internment, which lasted until 1920. During this time, Canada interned 8,579 people identified as “enemy aliens”, mainly Ukrainian and German immigrants, across a network of 24 camps. “Enemy alien” was the term used to describe citizens of states…

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August 2017

CANCELLED – Scarlet through the Ages

August 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre, 219 jerry potts blvd
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled. This may be rescheduled at a future date. To honour Canada’s 150th Anniversary, the Fort Macleod RCMP detachment and the Fort Macleod Historical Association will be hosting a once in a lifetime event to honour the history of the RCMP and NWMP called Scarlet Through the Ages. Dinner will be roast beef and/or buffalo stew and we will have a cash bar. The evening’s entertainment will begin with a special NWMP Musical Ride and…

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July 2018

Vimy – Battle. Memorial. Icon. Exhibit

July 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am - October 26, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre, 219 jerry potts blvd
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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A Travelling Exhibition Developed by The Canadian War Museum. For Canadians, Vimy Ridge is layered with multiple meanings: a bloody battlefield victory at the height of the First World War in France, the site of Canada’s best-known memorial to the conflict, and a symbol of evolving nationhood. This new graphic presentation richly illustrates these three themes on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the battle and the 150th anniversary of Canadian confederation. The journey begins with an unflinching look…

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September 2018

Taste of Fort Macleod

September 7, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre, 219 jerry potts blvd
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
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$25

The Taste of Fort Macleod is a culinary adventure exploring culinary delights, local produce and lip-smacking beverages that our region has to offer. With all of the region’s best food and drink producers gathered together in one place, this event will be sure to hit your sweet spot. Beer or wine, sweet or savoury – Whatever you fancy, you will be able to find it at Taste of Fort Macleod. Returning to the Fort Museum this year, the Taste will…

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July 2019

Taste of Fort Macleod 2019

July 11 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Fort Museum of the NWMP and First Nations Interpretive Centre, 219 jerry potts blvd
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0 Canada
$25.00

We would like to invite you to our "Taste of Fort Macleod" event; an exclusive food tasting event promoting local food and drink products with a BBQ cook off with teams from local businesses.

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