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


As of June 1, Motherwell Homestead 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 Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site

Starting June 1, 2020 Motherwell National Historic Site will begin to offer limited access and services while maintaining physical distancing measures. Information will be updated regularly.

What’s open (updated July 10, 2020)
  • Visitor Centre and washrooms (open as of July 13)
  • Interpretive programs (open as of July 13)
  • Barn (open as of July 13)
  • Implement Shed (open as of July 13)
  • Farm animal viewing (open as of July 13)
  • Playground (open as of July 13)
  • Main Parking lot (open as of June 1)
  • Trails and Paths (open as of June 1)
  • Outside Garden Area (open as of June 1)
What’s closed (updated July 10, 2020)
  • Stone House
  • Restaurant and gift shop
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.
  • Beware of ticks in the area
  • Be extra cautious when engaging in any activities to avoid injury and/or getting lost to help minimize the demands placed on emergency response, search and rescue teams, and on the health care system.
  • Abide by all travel advisories and area closures.
  • Important information about safety while enjoying Motherwell Homestead 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 Motherwell Homestead 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: