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Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site

Choose Your Own Adventure

Escape with your family to Motherwell Homestead where you will connect with living history, farm animals, and prairie life years ago. Glimpse into the life and career of pioneer farmer and politician, W.R. Motherwell, and his significant influence on the development of agriculture in Western Canada.

Wagon Rides

Check for our scheduled rides on weekends this summer. You will have a blast!

What’s Better Than Sliced Bread?
Bread Making Days!

Follow your nose! Grind the grain to make the flour to bake the bread for us all to devour! Indulge your taste buds and enjoy delicious fresh bread made with heritage grains in an outdoor wood-fired clay oven.

Discovery Booklet

Explore Motherwell Homestead at your own pace with this booklet and map, including optional fun activities. Don’t forget your camera!

Xplorers for Kids!

Do your kids like to Xplore? They can have FUN doing activities and collecting COOL souvenirs at Motherwell Homestead and other Parks Canada sites in Saskatchewan. Go to the Visitor Centre and ask to become a Parks Canada Xplorer. Free with entry.

Pitchin’ In - Explora Tour

Would you like to be a hired hand at Motherwell Homestead? Discover the important role they played in the success of the homestead. Grab an electronic tablet and find all the stops. Come Explora Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site today!

Friends, Food & Fun!

The Friends of the Motherwell Homestead Inc. is a volunteer, not-for-profit and charitable organization committed to working with Parks Canada to enhance public awareness, appreciation and enjoyment of the Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site.

Off the Beaten Path

Take a stroll on the Stueck Nature Walk trail then taste the delicious flavours made fresh from the Off the Beaten Path Café and gift shop.

Sunday Brunches

Treat yourself to a Homestead breakfast. Served 10:00 am to 1:00 pm every Sunday in July and August and select dates year-round. Visit for dates and details or find them on Facebook.