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Fort Walsh National Historic Site

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Experience History in Beautiful Setting

Fort Walsh was a great experience for our family. Staff are knowledgeable and friendly, sometimes... read more

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DenToe
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A Must See/Do

Awesome afternoon spent here.... the staff went above and beyond to be helpful to us as my friend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lynn M
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Maple Creek, Saskatchewan S0N 1N0, Canada
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+1 306-662-3590
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Reviewed yesterday

Fort Walsh was a great experience for our family. Staff are knowledgeable and friendly, sometimes in period costume and character. It starts off with a central building which includes a small museum/display, a film, washrooms, and a canteen (we tried the Bison Stew and it...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome afternoon spent here.... the staff went above and beyond to be helpful to us as my friend sprained her foot .... they were incredible... friendly and helpful... Take the guided tour ... its so much better than just seeing it on your own... Incredible...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed June 16, 2018

We love the drive in to this small National Park site. The Fort is well set up and the staff is well informed. This place is so full of a part of Canada's History many Canadians are now very aware of. We would recommend it...More

Thank Mapleleaftshirt
Reviewed June 15, 2018

When we went there, we were all by ourself. I guess it was a week day, before season kicks off. Anyway, that's how we end up having a private tour with the guide. Costumes are amazing - story was interesting as well - site is...More

Thank savans
Reviewed June 1, 2018

There is always something to learn at National Historic sites/parks. We were in the area so stopped by this one. Unfortunately they had not yet opened for the year but luckily, staff were on site and let us go through the interpretative display and hike...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Historic Fort with Traders Outbuildings. From bunkhouses, officer's quarters, stables, gun shop, carriage house, etc. Surrounded by forests and open space. Volunteers and staff in period costumes. Only wish they would sell trade items from the Traders building. Check days open. Closed in winter. Closed...More

Thank yvonne p
Reviewed January 4, 2018

When the RCMP musical ride is there ..wow what a perfect setting, surrounded by trees on a nice flat surface. it really is something wonderful. or bring a picnic lunch...lovely little area with picnic table and a little creek.great to wade in on a hot...More

1  Thank ccpwagner
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Visited the Fort on a cold, damp and windy day in September so unfortunate the tour was rather short. The Fort depicts the conditions of the Northwest Mounted Police in Cypress Hills. Great recreations of how life may have been in the frontier 1880's Canada....More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Learnt quite a few interesting historical facts. Nice place to bring a picnic, and spend and afternoon.

Thank Murray S
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

A good little tour. Very interesting with lots of info. We went during Canada 150 so not sure what the normal cost is. Friendly staff. Might be dull for small kids. A bit a drive to get there but worth a visit to anyone interested...More

1  Thank VenaScott
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