• 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 2018-2019. 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

July 31, 2019

SUMMER Hours

NEW SUMMER HOURS
Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park is now operating under summer hours.

Starting July 1, 2019

SUMMER HOURS: July 1 to September 2, Blackfoot Crossing will be open 7 days a week, 9 AM – 6 PM.

Get directions and map

July 29, 2019

Museum closure dates

September 23, 2019- Closed - Private Event

 

Please e-mail info@blackfootcrossing.ca or call 403-734-5171 ahead of your visit to ensure opening hours or for any other inquiries you may have.

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.

July 29, 2019

New! august events @ bchp

WHAT'S GOING ON IN AUGUST?

We cannot believe August is already here! Along with our new summer hours we are set to provide you with an exciting and immersive visit with a variety of programs, events and offerings for you to experience.

READ MORE ABOUT OUR AUGUST EVENTS

August Events PDF

July 29, 2019

DAILY INTERPReTIVE TOURS

Embark on a spiritual journey and engage in the history and traditions of the Siksika Nation and people through informative exhibits and guided interpretive tours daily at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. If a guided tour is not your style, we invite you to explore our history and culture at your own pace.

August 29, 2019

join us at GLOBAL FEST

GLOBAL FEST - AUG.15-AUG. 24, 2019

Blackfoot Crossing will be participating in this year’s Global Fest Fireworks and One World Festival, August 15-24. We will be hosting traditional dance performances on August 22 and 24.

Join us for an evening of fun and culture at the festival!

June 2, 2019

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