Frenchman Butte marks the spot of the armed battle of 1885 between Plains Cree warriors fighting under the lead of Wandering Spirit and the Canadian Militia troops commanded by General Strange. In a timeless prairie landscape imagine taking cover from the rifle and cannon fire of General Strange’s men before taking aim and firing back.
Frenchman Butte, Saskatchewan
- Frenchman Butte National Historic Site, Frenchman Butte, SK, Canada
- Open year-round
- National Historic Site
Frenchman Butte National Historic Site, Frenchman Butte, SK, Canada
Frog Lake, Alberta
Visit the Frog Lake National Historic Site to learn about the uprising of April 2, 1885. E…
Fort George and Buckingham House
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Cold Lake Air Force Museum
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The Cold Lake Air Force Museum is housed in a retired Cold War Radar Station .
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