Exploring Fernie’s intriguing past at the museum Fernie Court House est. 1909 Fernie – A Cultural Experience From gourmet gifts to artisan creations, Fernie’s Historic Downtown is a cornucopia of fine art and fantastic finds. Discover a printmaker at work or chocolate created before your eyes from cocoa beans roasted in-house. Day spas or coffee shops provide a welcome retreat to relax with a new book or good company. Heritage is celebrated here. The Fernie Museum is the literal and figurative cornerstone, complementing a cultural tapestry that includes the Arts Station and the 1908 Heritage Library. Fernie’s chateau-style Courthouse brings history to life, providing a photo opportunity as the winter-sun sets over the Lizard Range. Shopping in Historic Downtown Dining features international flair in Fernie, where fresh and imaginative meets local and accessible. Tastes of India, Japan and South America pop with flavour and colour, while boho favourites are given a new twist.