Batoche, Motherwell Homestead to open with limited services

Jul 10, 2020 | 4:42pm

Starting Monday, July 13th, the Batoche National Historic Site, and the Motherwell Homestead will reopen with some limited visitor services. In Batoche, visitors will have access to the visitor centre, museum, art gallery and washrooms, interpretive programs, shuttle service Historic church and Caron Home access with guided tour, gift shop, walking trails, including the new […]

Sask. historic sites partially open Monday

May 31, 2020 | 9:57am

Several historic sites in Saskatchewan run by Parks Canada open up on Monday including Fort Walsh, Batoche and the Motherwell Homestead. Parks Canada’s Scott Whiting says due to COVID-19, the experience won’t be like what it should be, but it is still a chance to enjoy the outdoors and the scenery that each attraction provides. […]

Back to Batoche Days returning this weekend

Jul 19, 2019 | 8:00am

Back to Batoche Days is celebrating its 49th year. The four-day event south of Prince Albert features Metis traditional activities, sporting events and entertainment. The Metis Nation Minister of Batoche says remembering the historical and cultural significance that brings Metis people together from across Western Canada is a happy and emotional experience. Sherry McLellan feels […]