Things to do in Saskatoon with kids
In the heart of the Canadian prairies is Saskatoon, a little gem in southern Canada which people love to say “Saskatoon Shines!”
It’s an incredibly vibrant city, with museum, festivals, galleries, parks, and 21km of riverbank trails. And…you know what’s coming next….yep, FILLED with fun places to do with kids (it really is!)
If it’s culture the kids want, places like Medel Art Gallery can take them on a journey through the art world. Kids would rather burn up all that energy? Then head to attractions like Canlan Ice Sports and the combat style Battlefield Paintball – do you think you can handle it!?
Love a bit of locomotive? Saskatchewan Railway Museum gives kids a look at the history of these amazing forms of transport, and animals…well yep of course Saskatoon has them too! The Forestry Farm Park and Zoo has been entertaining families for over 100 years!
Turn off those TVs and explore Saskatoon – it makes a great family day out!
Free that summertime spirit with a little windsurfing, water skiing, sailing, fishing, swimming, boating or hiking. Or slay those winter blues with some invigorating cross-country skiing.
Fort Carlton Provincial Park takes you back in time to the rugged, adventurous days of the fur trade before Canada was a country. This is the original site of a Hudson’s Bay Company fur-trading post that operated between 1810 and 1885.
Overlooking the South Saskatchewan River, the Mendel Art Gallery is Saskatoons premier destination for contemporary and historical art, with exhibitions changing quarterly.In addition to exploring exhibitions and associated public programs, spend tim....
Two stories of play structure, with toddler area, arcade, and even lazer tag for those active kids wanting indoor pay in Saskatchewan!
The WDM has been the museum of social and economic history for the Province of Saskatchewan for over 60 years.
The Forestry Farm Park was started in 1913 and officially opened in 1914. The Farm was dedicated to the propagation and production of trees from the prairie environment. The site was known as the Dominion Forest Nursery Station, a branch of the Ind....
Open during summer, this railway museum has an impressive collection of railcars, memorabilia and railway buildings!
Pike Lake is a recreation park characterized by aspen, poplar and Manitoba maple groves; manicured lawns with two picnic areas close to the main beach; desert-like sand dunes a short hike away and a popular outdoor pool with a waterslide.
Enjoy the natural beauty of Batoche along our system of walking trails. Available in the visitor centre, the South Saskatchewan Meander guiding pamphlet provides background information about the natural history of the area.
With kilometres of unspoiled beaches and countless recreational opportunities on a lake that's 225 km long, Danielson Provincial Park is a great place to revel in the warm splendours of summer.
Situated 100 km northwest of Moose Jaw on the Qu'Appelle arm of 225-km long Lake Diefenbaker, Douglas park represents a wonderland of water-based recreational opportunities including swimming, sailing, boating, skiing, windsurfing and angling - the l....
There are a huge number of options including: Zip Lines and High Wire Ropes Course, Huge Paintball Facility, Wall Climbing, Nature hiking, Mountain Biking, Cross Country Skiing, Tubing and Ice Skating!
Cumberland House Provincial Park is the site of the first inland Hudson's Bay Company post and the oldest village in the province. Today, the only visible remnant of the post is the thick, stone-walled, 1890s powder house, which was used for storing....
The Battlefords Provincial Park is your destination for a camping experience with a difference. Immerse yourself in nature, enjoying the slow pace of a day at the beach or on the water. Play a round of golf, hike a trail or take in a planned activity....
You are invited to visit Saskatchewan's scenic and beautiful Lakeland area, consisting of Christopher, Emma and Anglin Lakes. An endless array of activities awaits you, whatever your interests are.
Escape from the city and experience the rolling hills of the Spruce River Highlands. Hike, camp or picnic among the towering aspen, explore the lake by watercraft, or just sit back and listen for the haunting call of the loons.
Let the breeze off vast Lake Diefenbaker clear your mind and invigorate your body at Saskatchewan Landing Provincial Park.
Located 45 km northwest of Regina on the south end of Last Mountain Lake, Regina Beach Recreation Site boasts one of the best beaches in all of southern Saskatchewan. Visitors to this popular sun spot enjoy a first-class change house, swimming area ....
This beautiful lake provides endless opportunities for everyone such as: excellent sport fishing renowned for its Walleye, great boating activities, playgrounds, campground, and picnic areas.
Last Mountain house was constructed in 1869 by the Hudson's Bay Company for two reasons: competition was moving in, and the buffalo herds were moving southwest. Come see the reconstructed buildings and fur trade displays. Interpretive staff on site....
The Carlton Trail and a telegraph line passed through this post making it an integral part of the network of posts, trails and communication systems which developed in the province in the 19th century. Today only the cellar depressions of the post an....
The park area is dominated by the large lake, a clean and clear body of water featuring good-sized campgrounds on the east and west side, and plenty of great fishing, boating and water-skiing in between. Beaches? Candle Lake boasts about 7 km of them....
Get ready to be amazed! Saskatchewan may be many things - but boring - it is not. And we can prove it! Test your knowledge with our SK Challenge, view our SK Resources (including SK timeline.
The Moose Jaw Trolley Company offers a guided historic tour* of Moose Jaw. Our tour guides will point out and provide details on historic homes and businesses, interesting facts and legends, and tour you through exquisite parkland.
Buffalo Pound Provincial Park pays tribute to its past use as a hunting grounds by maintaining a herd of plains bison in a hillside paddock. But today, the focus of this park 20 minutes northeast of Moose Jaw is memorable getaways for fun-seekers a....
Bootleggers, prohibition, mobsters...what a history! Moose Jaw has some amazing secrets, and the tunnels are ready to be explored!
Charming family fun at Pumpkin Hollow with petting farms, hay rides and a corn maze! Fall fun in Saskatchewan!
Fenek Farms is a great Canadian venue for school trips and birthday parties, even camping!
Relax on a spacious beach with the warm summer sun caressing your face; photograph autumn's play of light on a rare patch of fescue prairie; glide on skis through a wintry white forest; or trek beside a marigold-gilded creek with mullet spawning belo....
With over 58 corporately owned locations in North America (and more than 125 worldwide), Laser Quest is live action laser tag at its best! All of our locations in Canada and the U.S. are multi-level and no two locations are the same.
Since 1906. Explore Saskatchewan and your world - the past, the present, and the future - as never before. We are a natural history museum offering life and earth sciences, as well as aboriginal history.
Bouncing fun for those active kids with indoor inflatable bouncers - and the first indoor inflatable jump playroom in Regina!
The Science Centres first attraction, the Powerhouse of Discovery, features hands-on science exhibits and live stage shows and demonstrations. In April of 1991 the Saskatchewan Science Centre opened its second attraction, the Kramer IMAX Theatre, bui....
Super fun segway tours in Regina for those kids over 12 years - a great way to see the city too!
Visit the home of Big Bert and other fascinating prehistoric creatures at Pasquia Regional Park. The fossil discoveries at this site have attracted international interest.
Encompassing much of the Clearwater River, Clearwater River Provincial Park is designated a Canadian Heritage River in 1986 for its cultural and historic significance.
Cradled in the hills of southern Saskatchewan there exists a splendid example of early 20th century industrialism. The Claybank Brick Plant remains frozen in time, virtually unchanged from the day it opened in 1914.
Relax on a cozy beach with a liberating breeze tickling your toes. Trek the hills above the tiny Gem Lakes and admire the sparkling magic of the colourful reflections below. There is more than just great fishing at Narrow Hills Provincial Park.
The Zoo is open from May 1 - September 30. We welcome individuals and groups to see the zoo. Group rates available upon request.
Each summer more than 2,000 visitors tour the Frenchman Butte Museum site, snuggled into the center of this picturesque hamlet which lies in the valley of the North Saskatchewan River less than an hour's drive northeast of Lloydminster.
Picture yourself sitting beside the campfire on a breezeless evening just after sunset. It's completely quiet, except for the odd crackle from the fire. And then out of the distance comes that haunting cry of the loon. And you know everything is j....
A small leisure water park including wave pool, waterslide, lane pool and more.waterslide, lane pool.
Set in a 100-km stretch of lush boreal forest, it’s one of Saskatchewan’s most popular parks, but it’s also one of the largest. That means you can choose a setting as tranquil as a soaring eagle or as lively as a trio of teens tubing behind a motorbo....
Large open scale museum focusing on the 1920s pioneer experience, via railway trip, vintage village and thousands of examples of antique machinery and farm equipment are also on display.
Take a guided tour of the fort's buildings, the Fort Walsh townsite, two cemeteries and a reconstructed whiskey trading post. Visitors can also explore the ridge along Battle Creek on self-guided trails and view exhibits in the Visitor Reception Cent....