Go back in time to a fur trading post, where a log cabin and other buildings bring the past to life.
Fort Dauphin Museum Inc., surrounded by a wooden palisade, is 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 schoolhouse, a church, and the main log building are located inside palisade walls. The Parkland Archaeological Laboratory houses over 80,000 artifacts. The Museum hosts the Fur Traders Rendezvous in September. Open May, June and September 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday to Friday; July and August 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily. October to April by appointment. Admission charged. Tel. 204-638-6630; fax: 204-629-2327 Web: www.fortdauphinmuseum.wordpress.com E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: 140 Jackson Street.