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Wanuskewin Heritage Park

RR #4, Penner Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3J7, Canada
+1 306-931-6767
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First Nation tourism opportunity

This park has a clear purpose and historical significance. I went hoping to educate myself on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nagambie, Australia
via mobile
Breathe in history and tranquility

The story of the First Nations in the area ebbs and flows through the trails and the site. With a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jassy D
Saskatoon, Canada
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  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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RR #4, Penner Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 3J7, Canada
+1 306-931-6767
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park has a clear purpose and historical significance. I went hoping to educate myself on the lifestyle and history of the local indigenous but although some information was there it lack cohesion. Staff were friendly but not informative in that we were not asked...More

1  Thank Deb3608
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The story of the First Nations in the area ebbs and flows through the trails and the site. With a little imagination you can see the village at the river's edge, and the bison thundering over the buffalo jump

Thank Jassy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bison burgers mmmm must try these! This is a great place to spend a few hours. We ate outside on the patio, wandered grasslands and enjoyed an engaging speaker. The big stuffed bison is very realistic lol.

Thank TravellingFishPants
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The Wanuskewin Heritage Park offers many ways to learn about the local First Nation people's lives. There are displays, a video room, multiple outdoor walks with informative stops, a changing art display, and if you're lucky, a native dance demonstration. The gift shop has related...More

Thank HockeyChickDenver_CO
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Escape...breathe...wander...experience the natural beauty and the history of our First Nations people. You enter a different world that brings a new learning, a new understanding.

Thank caribe
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The staff at Wanuskewin are proud to show all customers the history of Saskatchewan and the culture of the First Nations people. Certainly a stop for any Saskatchewan resident or visitor.

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have gone here quite a few times and will continue going here as the atmosphere and sights are well worth it for everybody.

Thank Reverend-Thomas R
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This venue has changed over the last few years and the changes have been disappointing. We were on a tour - was promised a group date ensemble which ended up being one dancer who performed two dances and then had the group do a winding...More

Thank 493joa
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Went on a cool and misty October afternoon. A refreshing walk through the trails. Benefited from following a school group with a guide who was providing cultural context and stories. Then wandered along another path and discovered 3 white-tailed deer in close proximity to the...More

Thank Diane Z
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

There is a sence of tranquillity when you walk the trails, but I have never liked the admission price. I understand there are galleries as well, but I just like the trails. Sometimes there are trails closed, but they do not tell you that when...More

Thank swimgirlca
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How do I get there from Saskatoon?
6 September 2016|
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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