Plan your visit

Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site

The Motherwell Homestead is just over an hour’s drive northeast of Regina and an hour west of Yorkton. Open seasonally from May till September. Plan to spend a few hours exploring the Homestead to savour fresh baking in the stone house, or enjoy homemade lunch at the café.

Visiting Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site

Hours of operation

Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site hours of operation.

Tours and programs

Guided tours, programs, workshops, and learning experiences.


Daily visitor fees. Free admission for youth.


Seasonal and annual admission passes.

Brochures and publications

Maps, visitor guide.

Safety and guidelines

Weather, environment, insect and seasonal safety, and site regulations.

Local attractions and tourism

Community services, tourism information.

How to get here

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Facilities and services

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How to get here

How to get here


Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site
PO Box 70
Abernethy SK S0A 0A0




Saskatchewan is a landlocked province in western Canada. Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site is located in south eastern Saskatchewan, one hour northeast of Regina and one hour west of Yorkton. The province is accessible by scheduled airline services that connect with most major centers in North America and northern Europe, as well as by road in the United States.

The Regina International Airport (YQR) is 118 km from Motherwell Homestead. Major car rental agencies operate out of the Regina International Airport.

Travel northeast on the Trans-Canada Highway and take a slight left to continue onto Highway SK-10 East. Continue for 100 km, through Fort Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan. Turn right at the signs for Abernethy and Lemberg on SK-22 East. Travel south for 6.3 kilometers. Past the town of Abernethy, continue straight on Kenlis Road (gravel road) for 2 kilometers. Motherwell Homestead is on the right hand side when travelling south.

Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply.
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