Explore West Central Saskatchewan...the heart of the old North West
In every part of West Central Saskatchewan the connection to its unique history is present. Much of the story of Saskatchewan’s First Nations and Métis can be found in this region. From colourful Métis traditions to the clash of forces in the Northwest Resistance, you’ll find yourself at the heart of a rich and fascinating heritage.
Visit Batoche where many buildings have been replicated to depict the lifestyles of Métis between 1860-1900, and also marks the last battlefield site of the Northwest Rebellion in 1885. Broaden your understanding of First Nations and Métis cultures by experiencing dynamic events, sampling delicious and distinct foods, and interacting with welcoming and generous new friends. Come for the history, experience the culture, and leave with a new view of the future. West Central Saskatchewan welcomes you.
the West Central Region