Fort Walsh National Historic Site
A living fort from the 1870s, when the North West Mounted Police brought Canadian law to the West. Hear the stories of the Cypress Hills Massacre and learn of its impact on the Nakoda people and on Canada in Southwest Saskatchewan.
Planning ahead and being prepared are to key to having a safe and enjoyable trip!
We saved you a seat!
Grab a friend, go for a walk then relax and snap a selfie on one of our red chairs
Explore the trails
Gather your water bottle and camera to hit the rolling trails.
Visiting Fort Walsh National Historic Site
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Daily visitor fees, and more. Free admission for youth.
Seasonal and annual admission passes.
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About Fort Walsh National Historic Site
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Contact Fort Walsh National Historic Site
306-662-2645 (Site office - May to October):
306-662-3590 1-888-773-8888 (toll-free)
For emergencies at the historic site:
Hours of operation
May 23 to June 24
Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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