Journey through time tour

July 2 to September 3
Your family will love this fun, animated and entertaining version of the Batoche story. Meet interesting characters on this tour that explores the Métis community of Batoche before, during and after the events of 1885.

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Batoche cultural explorer tour

Do you like learning about history in-depth and asking lots of questions? You are sure to enjoy this tour which goes through the Church, Rectory, Mission Ridge and Cemetery. Contact us for more information.

Batoche visitor shuttle

July and August 
Every day, from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.

An exciting new way to experience Batoche for an hour or even a whole fun-filled day! This program will allow you to explore unique new places while enjoying a relaxing scenic ride around Batoche. Step on board the 48 passenger Batoche open-sided shuttle and explore the site with ease. Wheelchair and stroller friendly. Fees apply.

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School programs

Interpreter and visitor in front of Church

Is your class studying the North West Rebellion/ Métis Resistance? These programs showcase the very best Canada has to offer, telling stories of who we are, including the history, cultures and contributions of Indigenous peoples.

Self-guided experiences

Seek and scamper geocaching challenge

Discover the secrets of Batoche and earn your souvenir Batoche Geocoin in this brand new geocaching program for all ages. Use of GPS units included in program fee. Available July-Thanksgiving.

Picnics, hiking, bird watching and canoeing

Bring your hiking shoes, binoculars or canoes and explore the amazing views, picnic areas and trails along the South Saskatchewan River.

Cemetery

For those who wish to learn more about who is laid to rest in the Batoche cemetery, a cemetery brochure is available for purchase from the Friends of Batoche gift shop.

Xplorers for kids!

Do you like to Xplore? You will have FUN doing activities and collecting COOL souvenirs at Batoche National Historic Site and other Parks Canada sites in Saskatchewan. Go to the Visitor Centre and ask to become a Parks Canada Xplorer. Free with entry.

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