The museum is dedicated to preserving the heritage of the Canadian Prairies and the history of the City and Municipality of Portage la Prairie. Fort la Reine Museum has over 25 different buildings displaying thousands of individual artifacts including native artifacts that pre-date the arrival of Europeans to more modern pieces such as farm equipment and military artifacts from the 20th Century. Including the original Van Horne car.
Hours: May – mid September, weekdays 9 am – 6 pm Saturday & Sunday noon – 6pm. Off season & inquiries.