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Batoche National Historic Site of Canada


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Experiences to Discover

Saskatchewan's Heroes

Tour the grounds of the historic village of Batoche located on the banks of the South Saskatchewan River, the site of dramatic armed conflict in 1885 between the Métis provisional government and the Canadian government. Discover this Métis community, its unique river lot system used by the area residents and the historic importance of Batoche to this country.

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Back to Batoche Days

Join us for a lively celebration of Métis culture the third week of July. Jig, dance and sing along. You’ll feel part of all the colourful festivities. Watch intricate beading skilfully being done and see traditional Métis art.

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