Fort Dauphin Museum is surrounded by a wooden palisade, suggestive of an 18th century fur trade post and features archaeological, fur trade and pioneer artifacts. A trapper’s cabin, a trading post, a blacksmith’s shop, a pioneer log house, a one-room schoolhouse, a church, and the main log building are located inside palisade walls. The Parkland Archaeological Laboratory – Western Canada’s first built in 1985 – has catalogued over 80,000 artifacts, and is home to over 10,000.

Take a walk through history or come out for one of our special events. Museum hours are:

  • May and June and September 9-5, Monday to Friday
  • July and August 9-5 Monday to Saturday
  • October to April visits by appointment.

Admission Fees:

  • Adults $4.00
  • Youth $3.00
  • Children, free when accompanied by an adult.

For guided tours, tour packages, and school tours please contact the Manager/Curator for details and pricing. Contact information: Ph: (204)638-6630 Fax: (204)629-2327 email: fortdphn@mymts.net Mail: Box 181 Dauphin, Manitoba R7N 2V1

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A special thank you to Peggy, Painted Ranch Designs, for designing our header. Thank you Peggy!


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