Fort la Reine Museum is challenging you to "Escape 'Le Rideau" this fall. Now open, this unique escape room attraction aboard the Rideau train car gives you and your group a chance to test your intellect to survive. Will you make it? Bookinsg are being accepted from now until October 7th.
It is 1884, political tensions are rising in the Prairies between the newly formed government and the rebels. The infamous William C. Van Horne, soon to be President of the Canadian Pacific Railway, has arrived in the railway hub of Portage la Prairie. He is on his way through the Rocky Mountains to complete the railway from coast to coast. You and your friends have heard that there may be more political reasons behind “connecting Canada by rail”, and decide to break into “Le Rideau” (Van Horne’s private business railcar) to discover the secret plans orchestrated by Canada’s Prime Minister and Van Horne’s business partner, John A. MacDonald. Unfortunately the door is locked behind you, and you must escape before you are caught and punished! Perhaps you can discover the secrets of John A. MacDonald and William C. Van Horne