Prince of Wales Fort and Cape Merry are open to the public in a limited capacity. Parks Canada staff will be onsite only during scheduled tours, and washrooms will be accessible to visitors. Limited pre-booked visitor experiences are available, click here to find out more.

Parks Canada Visitor Centre at the Churchill Heritage Railway Station

The visitor centre is closed until further notice.


Cape Merry Battery and Prince of Wales Fort have ramps, partial boardwalks, a viewing scope, a viewing platform, and accessible privies. For those with mobility issues, please contact us for further information and to make any arrangements for your visit to Prince of Wales Fort.

Tour operators, accommodations, shops, restaurants and other services in Churchill

Several tour operators in Churchill provide services for all types of experiences. Consider flora and/or fauna tours combined with national historic site visits. Birding is exceptional in this area and Churchill is known as the "Polar Bear Capital of the World".

Camping is not permitted due to the possibility of polar bear presence.

For a list of local accommodations, shops, restaurants and commercial tours that are available in Churchill, contact the following:

Travel Manitoba - Everything Churchill

Town of Churchill
P.O Box 479
Churchill, MB  R0B 0E0
Telephone: 204-675-8871
Fax: 204-675-2934

Churchill Chamber of Commerce
P.O Box 176
Churchill, MB  R0B 0E0
Telephone: 204-675-2022
Toll free: 1-888-389-2327

Contact Parks Canada for a full list in advance.