Openings and services differ across the country. Please check the Parks Canada national information portal dedicated to COVID-19 for regular updates.

Fort Battleford National Historic Site began a gradual reopening of outdoor areas and greenspaces. Please check our website regularly for the current status of this location and others.

Important information about your visit to Fort Battleford National Historic Site 

What’s open (updated April 21, 2021)
  • Parking lot and Fort walls and grounds: Wednesday to Sunday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm from May 22 to September 6, 2021.
  • Free self-guided tour available; brochures and map provided in rack near the visitor centre front door.
  • Portable toilets
What’s closed (updated April 21, 2021)
  • Visitor centre, visitor centre washrooms, and gift shop
  • Barracks 5
  • Guardhouse
  • Sick Horse Stable
  • Commanding Officer’s Residence
  • Officers’ Quarters
Your safety when visiting
  • Keep a healthy space of 2 metres between you and others.
  • Leave no trace when you visit outdoor spaces. Please take all your garbage with you and help keep these places clean.
  • Abide by all travel advisories and area closures.
  • Important information about safety while enjoying Fort Battleford National Historic Site
  • This is an evolving situation. For more information visit the Public Health Agency of Canada Coronavirus disease page, and the Government of Saskatchewan’s COVID-19 page
  • We strongly encourage all visitors to wear a non-medical mask or face covering when visiting indoor public spaces at Fort Battleford National Historic Site. An indoor public space is any space with walls and a roof that can be accessed by the members of the public.

Stay informed

Parks Canada is working with our partners to keep visitors and residents informed and safe.

For the most up to date information, visit: