• BLACKFOOT
    CROSSING HISTORICAL PARK

    “Come take a step into the past...into a land before time."
  • CULTURAL EDUCATION FOR ALL AGES

    "…We have to return to our past and learn of our beginnings, only then we will see clearly and all that is ahead of us…”.
  • AUTHENTIC
    BLACKFOOT EXPERIENCE

    Explore the Blackfoot culture and take a little home with you.
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Blackfoot crossing

Oki Napi, welcome friend.

Enter a stunning facility and embark upon an unforgettable journey as you delight in fantastic Exhibitions and dazzling Performances, and enjoy an exciting, authentic, Blackfoot cultural experience.

See below for the center's current news, demonstrations, activities and events. Sample some delicious traditional food in our restaurant or take home a special memory from our gift shop.  Don’t limit yourself to the building! Take a self-guided tour of the numerous historic sites with trail markers to explain the importance of each site.

Come experience this place, see our gallery, watch dance & craft demonstrations, eat our food, ask us questions, and take home a little of our culture with you!

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Exhibits

We invite you to come and explore our interactive exhibits an experience you will want to repeat!

Tours

Take a guided indoor tour of our exhibits or a self guided outdoor tour of the valley.

Educational Programs

Now booking school programs 2017-2018. Teachers, inspire your class with an unforgettable experience at Blackfoot Crossing.

Tipi village

Take a short stroll to Tipi Village, where an interpreter will discuss the local flora and fauna as well demonstrate craft and survival skills. Have a picnic or spend the night.
Services

What We Offer

Conference Centre

Come hold your meeting in a place where we The Blackfoot People have been meeting for hundreds of years… you’ll see why this place is so special!
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Library

Premier centre for Blackfoot research, The library holds ever-growing collections of books, magazines archival materials, photos, and oral histories.
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Gift Shop

Stop by our gift shop and take home a reminder of your day at Blackfoot Crossing.
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Restaurant

Drop in to our restaurant and try a bison burger, bannock, a cool drink or a cup of coffee.
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BLACKFOOT

OUR CULTURE

What's New

LATEST NEWS

August 28, 2017

Tipi village closed for season

The Tipi Village, which was previously open from May 1 to September 30, 2017, is now CLOSED for the remainder of the season. We are fully booked at the moment and cannot take any new requests. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and we hope to see you next year!
September 27, 2017

Museum closure dates

Blackfoot Crossing will be closed October 9, 2017 for the Thanksgiving statutory holiday with opening hours resuming on October 10, 2017. Museum closure dates are always posted to the web site in advance. Please refer to the web site or call 403-734-5171 ahead of your visit to ensure opening hours.
September 06, 2017

10th Anniversary of Blackfoot Crossing

July 2017 marks the 10th anniversary since Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park opened in 2007. However, that anniversary will be commemorated at a later date instead as a joint celebration with the 140th anniversary of the Signing of Treaty 7. Both celebrations will take place on location at Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park. Stay tuned to our web site for more details.
September 21, 2017

New Website

Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park is pleased to launch our new website. As much as we are about preserving the past, we need to keep up with technology. All of the original content is still available, just reorganized and now mobile friendly. A special thanks to Hallo Graphics Web Design for the new look.
September 21, 2017

Message from the BCHP Staff

We would like to thank everyone who sent in their answers and opinions via the questionnaire option on the web site and in-person over the past two years. Your feedback is very important to us, as we continue to improve upon and re-develop our strategic plans for the future.
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June 2, 2017

Questionnaire

Blackfoot Crossing is always looking for ways to improve our services. Having our visitors comments and feed back is important to us and helps us plan forward. Please take a minute and fill out our online questionnaire.

Questionnaire