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Box 70
Abernethy, SK  S0A 0A0
Abernethy Location: 3 km S of Abernethy off Hwy 22. GPS: 50.4346N, -103.2527W.
Food Service / Restaurant
Limited Wheelchair Access
Major Credit Card(s)
Modern Washrooms
Road trip with your family to Motherwell Homestead to meet farm animals and discover prairie life in the 1900s. Have a blast while exploring the home and farm of W.R. Motherwell and discover his influence on the development of agriculture in western Canada. Join staff at work in the fields, caring for the many farm animals or working in the old stone house. Enjoy a wagon ride and smell the fresh-cut hay. Indulge in the freshly made flavours at the Off The Beaten Path Café and take a stroll along the wetland trail. Step out of the hustle and come back to the farm. Don't miss the live farm animals, Xplorers for kids, the Explora Tour App, discovery booklets, many fun photo opportunities and Children's Day Camps in July and August (by reservation only). Visitor Centre, century-old fieldstone house, barn and interpretive signage. Visit website for 2018 Special Events schedule. Follow Motherwell on Twitter at #MotherwellNHS.

Open May long weekend to Labour Day.

Nearby Attractions

Qu'Appelle Valley, Fort Qu'Appelle.

Rates & Hours of Operation

  • Debit card accepted
  • Major credit cards accepted
  • Family rates
  • Rate details : $3.90 adults, $3.40 seniors, $1.90 youth, family rate $9.80, subject to change. Group rates available.
  • Hours of operation : May 21 to Jun 29, Mon to Fri 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Jun 30 to Sep 3, daily 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

On-Site Amenities & Services

  • Limited wheelchair access
  • Tourist information
  • Gift shop
  • Food service
  • Picnic area
  • Modern washroom
  • Youth Activities
  • Children's activities
  • LGBT-friendly
  • Service in French
  • Service in other language (specify) : French

Recreational Features

  • Live animal viewing

Tour Information

  • Self-guided tour
  • Trail brochure/Map

Attraction Features

  • Agricultural
  • Birding/Wildlife viewing
  • Natural History/Natural Sciences
  • Settlement history
  • Industrial/Educational
  • Museum
  • National Historic Site
  • Visitor Reception Centre

Group Tour Information

  • Group tour services
  • Student group services
  • Bus parking
  • Estimated viewing time (hours) : 3
  • Advance Notice Requirements / Additional Group Tour Information : School tour and specialized workshops available. Fees apply.

Certifications & Affiliations

  • Museums Association of Saskatchewan member
  • Canadian Museum Association member