What to know before you visit

Over the next several years, Parks Canada will invest $3 billion to rehabilitate infrastructure assets within national historic sites, national parks, and national marine conservation areas across Canada.
This historic investment supports conservation while promoting visitor experience and making our infrastructure safer and more appealing to visitors.

When visiting Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site, you may encounter one or more construction zones or reduced services while we complete this important work. Following is a list of current infrastructure projects at Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site.

Infrastructure Projects at Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site

Project name: Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site - Visitor Centre - Rehabilitation
Estimated total: $1.2M
Project description: This project has two objectives. The first is to enhance the sustainability of the visitor centre. This includes structural repairs to the building and will also address visitor flow and experience areas including the entrance kiosk and information centre. The second includes replacement or repair of recreational and interpretive elements of the visitor centre. This includes interpretive displays and exhibits which are dated as well as outside recreational facilities which will be assessed for safety. Appropriate repairs and/or replacements will be done after proper assessment.

For more information, please contact us.

*Please note: This is not an exhaustive list of infrastructure projects underway at Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site. Only projects that may impact visitors are listed.