Information

Address: View on map
Box 70
Abernethy, SK  S0A 0A0
Pelly Location: N of Pelly 4.8km and 1.6km W. Site marked by cairn.
Limited Wheelchair Access
Designated a national historic site to commemorate the first capital of the Northwest Territories, 1876 - 1877; and the original headquarters and first post built specifically for the NWMP, 1874 - 1876. The first session of the North West Territorial government was held in 1877.

Open Year Round

Nearby Attractions

Snake pit at location. Objects related to Fort Livingstone can be viewed at the Fort Pelly Livingstone Museum in Pelly.

Rates & Hours of Operation

  • Free admission
  • Hours of operation : Grounds open continuously. Limited visitor day use facilities. Access trail impassable when wet.

On-Site Amenities & Services

  • Limited wheelchair access
  • Picnic area
  • Pit toilet

Attraction Features

  • RCMP/NWMP
  • Settlement history
  • National Historic Site