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Wanuskewin Heritage Park

RR #4, Penner Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3J7, Canada
+1 306-931-6767
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Very informative. Pleasant walks.

We had lunch here, it was ok. We arrived in time to see the dance. very informative. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ccmr4
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Red Deer, Canada
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We were looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon and we had heard that there were some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A1zeus
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Saskatoon, 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.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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RR #4, Penner Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3J7, Canada
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+1 306-931-6767
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Kblack_YYC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had an hour or two open in our tourist schedule so we made our way to this heritage site. Luckily we arrived in time for their public programming. If I had more time would love to explore more. Great cafe to grab a bite...More

Thank VeeDubOS
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My colleagues and I took the quick drive out to Wanuskewin for a half day visit. The calmness and serenity alone is worth the visit. We had the pleasure of experiencing a guided tour from one of the founders of the park, so the information...More

Thank WhitneyStob
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Wanuskewin means 'seeking peace of mind' or 'living in harmony'. And the setting is just this. On the edge of a beautiful valley it is great for hiking one of several trails,learning about those who lived there generations ago and experiencing the live presentations. We...More

Thank Ruth O
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It is a hidden gem in the Prairies. Beautiful walking paths and knowledgeable staff. Great for business or pleasure. The visitor centre has displays of Indigenous culture and regalia from the Treat 6 territory. The food was awesome and the staff courteous. The gift shop...More

Thank J1124YJsandraa
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This Saskatchewan River coulee is one part of Wanuskewin's treasures. The trail takes you on a discovery tour of First Nations heritage. The views of the river are outstanding, peaceful and transforming. Take an opportunity to visit it is definitely worth your while.

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

this is one of the most interesting places that i have visited. There is so much to see and do. The trails are just awesome. I learned so much by going here.

Thank Terry S
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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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