Puzzle of the Past: Archaeology at Fort George & Buckingham House Provincial Historic Site

Where were each of the Forts’ buildings actually located? How were the buildings constructed? What was it like to really live at Fort George or Buckingham House?

The science of archaeology lets us understand what the clues left in the ground mean. Want to explore the archaeological secrets of Fort George & Buckingham House?

Fancy trying your hand at archaeological puzzles? Can you piece together the clues left behind to understand the story? Try out a simulated dig, explore the materials that survived being buried for 200 years, and those that didn’t.

An event with something for all ages.


Saturday and Sunday, August 6 and 7 from 10am to 5pm