About Us

Illuminating Edmonton History

The Fort Edmonton Foundation is an Edmonton charity consisting of local enthusiasts who have dedicated their time and expertise to the development and preservation the history of Edmonton and surrounding region.

With deep community roots we carry a strong commitment to our mission, vision, values and goals.


The Fort Edmonton Foundation celebrates Edmonton’s vivid, diverse history by fundraising in support of the development of capital projects in Fort Edmonton Park.


To create and promote an internationally acclaimed living history experience.


Integrity is the fundamental principal of our relationships with our donors; it guides our stewardship of their contributions. The foundation understands that its mission is accomplished solely because of the generosity of those who support it.

The Fort Edmonton Foundation believes that maintenance of historical integrity is key to Fort Edmonton Park’s success as a financially sustainable historical attraction. The Fort Edmonton Foundation is fully dedicated to the successful development of Fort Edmonton Park as a globally-acclaimed living-history experience.

The Fort Edmonton Foundation strives to ensure that all individuals work together to further its mission, be they donors, volunteers, staff, or stakeholders, are treated according to policies that are legally grounded, and guided by respect and individual rights


  • To provide the financial resources that enable project development within Fort Edmonton Park.
  • To work in partnership with the Fort Edmonton Management Company to develop Fort Edmonton Park.