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Wanuskewin Heritage Park

RR #4, Penner Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3J7, Canada
+1 306-931-6767
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Attended a seminar that was held in this place. The atmosphere was serene and calm.the seminar room... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Laura B
via mobile
Thoroughly enjoyed my visit here. Got instructions on building a teepee, saw traditional dancing and walked the trails.

So beautiful to walk the trails here and the scenery is so lovely. Enjoyed the instruction on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pat G
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Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
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Visitors can learn about the culture of the Northern Plains Indians at this historic site, with reenactments of native dances, pow wows and games.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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RR #4, Penner Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3J7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Attended a seminar that was held in this place. The atmosphere was serene and calm.the seminar room was comfortable and we were provided with an adequate brunch and refreshments.

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 1 week ago

So beautiful to walk the trails here and the scenery is so lovely. Enjoyed the instruction on teepee building. Enjoyed the traditional dancing performed. Gift shop is pricey so didn't buy anything. The statutes of the buffalo and bears out front are incredible. Would highly...More

Thank Pat G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had family visiting from Ontario and Manitoba and decided to spend the afternoon at the Heritage Park. We took in the construction of the Tee Pee, the guided tour outdoors to see the archeological digs and the Ring Dancer. The gift store had many...More

Thank SaskatoonHappy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a native cultural heritage museum. It has some hands on activities, interesting displays, guided tours, self-guided tours, a gift shop, and exceptional statuary in front. It is not a large facility, so one can see the displays in a brief amount of time,...More

Thank F4981JCmichaels
Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of my visit to Saskatoon was a visit to Wanuskewin Heritage Park National Historic Site, 5km from the City of Saskatoon. Never tried buffalo bacon wow so good... great guided tour of the site including a dig site that is over 3000 years old......More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband had a cousin and her husband visit us for a few days, from Holland, as they had wanted to see Wanuskewin. Since it had been many years since my husband and I had been there, we thought it was a perfect opportunity to...More

Thank Connie M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had lunch here, it was ok. We arrived in time to see the dance. very informative. Lovely walking trails. great facility.

Thank ccmr4
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon and we had heard that there were some nice trails around Wanuskewin. We drove out only to find out that they wanted almost $30 for us to walk around outside. Connecting people and nature/culture...More

Thank A1zeus
Management response:Responded 16 August 2017

Thank you for visiting Wanuskewin, I am sorry to hear about your experience here at the park. Yes we have a Family admission fee of $25 and as a non profit we use these funds to help subsidize all of the Cultural programs, two art...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We specifically drove to the Saskatoon area so that we could visit the Wanuskewin Heritage Park. It was written up in Canadian Geographic Traveller as having several kilometres of hiking trail, archaeological digs, interpretive programs etc. Their slogan, " working to connect non-Indigenous and Indigenous...More

1  Thank dvk2017
Management response:Responded 1 August 2017

Thanks for visiting Wanuskewin and offering us your feedback. I apologize for not making it clearer on the website that we do not allow pets. As a dog owner myself I can certainly appreciate the frustration of not having a clear warning of pet policies...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Make the trip out to learn about the heritage and importance of this buffalo jump. Very interesting.

Thank Kblack_YYC
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Response from FamilyBucketeers | Reviewed this property |
Head north out of Saskatoon on Highway 11. The route is well marked and easy to follow. very short drive. You will see tourist signs with a Buffalo insignia on them, so watch for these signs. Turn right on Waniskewan... More
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