First Habitants

Room #5 – First Habitants Room
– This room highlights a significant international event in our local and provincial history: Sitting Bull’s last refuge in Canada and his return to the United States from Willow Bunch.
– There are Displays of our Métis settlers, co-founder Jean Louis Légaré, and of Sitting Bull.
– This room includes a virtual tipi, a replica of a sacred burial site, and a representation of red river carts.
– Spend time reading about the diverse cultural history of our Métis settlers, our co-Founder Jean Louis Légaré and Sitting Bull.
– Sit down and enjoy listening to a DVD, “Sitting Bull’s Vision” by Mike Pomedli, about Sitting Bull’s life.
– Enjoy the wall-to-wall murals depicting the four seasons painted by local artists.