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Batoche National Historic Site

Visitor Information

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Journey back in time to talk with a 19th century Métis settler about life on the banks of the South Saskatchewan River. Imagine the shocking changes as men gathered on both sides and battle began to rage. Witness the bullet holes at the final battlefield of the Northwest Resistance of 1885 and learn more about how a traditional way of life changed forever as a new country began to form.

Hours of Operation 
Open 7 days a week July and August
Seasonal hours in spring and fall, closed in winter
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How to Get There 
Batoche National Historic Site is the perfect family getaway! Only one hour south of Prince Albert and one hour north of Saskatoon.
Experience life as a Métis settler in the village community of Batoche and discover the history of the last battle of the Northwest Resistance of 1885.
Facilities and Services 
Make Batoche NHS the prime location for your next special occasion. The site currently offers a 90 seat theatre and stage area; 2 multipurpose rooms; historic grounds and building rentals and more.

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We're making infrastructure improvements to Batoche National Historic Site
To learn more, go to: What to know before you visit