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RCMP Heritage Centre

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Address: 5907 Dewdney Ave, Regina, Saskatchewan S4T 0P4, Canada
Phone Number: +1 866-567-7267
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) have been an integral part of...

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) have been an integral part of Canada's historical and cultural landscape since 1873, helping to form and protect our great nation, and playing a significant role in creating the Canadian identity. Situated on the doorstep of RCMP Academy, "Depot" Division in Regina, Saskatchewan, where Mounties have trained since 1885, the RCMP Heritage Centre is appropriately located where the tradition begins. The Centre brings to life the incredible story of the RCMP and its role in the development of Canada using state of the art exhibits, multimedia technologies, and engaging programming and tours.

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What is the RCMP, beside red uniforms on horses?

Anyone with an interest or curiosity about the red uniforms on horse from the movies or publicity should spend a couple of hours here. Take the short tour of the grounds, play... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Anyone with an interest or curiosity about the red uniforms on horse from the movies or publicity should spend a couple of hours here. Take the short tour of the grounds, play detective in one of the exhibits, enjoy the children trying on uniforms in their size, it is well worth the time to stop here. Easy to find and... More 

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Oklahoma City, OK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second time I have been to this museum, but the first time I have watched the parade. Lucky to have seen the Graduation Parade this visit. For someone from the states, this is a great museum to get an understanding of the RCMP, their history and traditions. Don't miss the parade!

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to come visit us twice! Seeing a graduating troop on parade is always very special. The general public is welcome to attend the Sergeant Major's Parade Tuesday to Friday year-round. The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that relies on admissions and gift shop revenue, as well as donations to fulfill... More 

Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to the museum with just and hour to see everything. The nice staff member gave us a 50% discount for coming late. Great displays highlight the history of the force in Canada. We missed the tour of training grounds but we plan to go back and take our time. This is the best attraction in regina

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to come visit us and to leave us a review. I'm glad you enjoyed your time at the Heritage Centre and look forward to your next visit! The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that relies on admissions and gift shop revenue, as well as donations to fulfill its mission of... More 

Langley City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent the day touring the museum of the RCMP history I was very inpressed. The tour to the church and grounds was very interesting. It was nice as you turned a corner there were cadets in training. Well done.

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to come visit us. I'm glad you enjoyed your tour of "Depot" and the chapel as well. The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that relies on admissions and gift shop revenue, as well as donations to fulfill its mission of sharing the story of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP).... More 

Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a few hours her with my family including the trolley cart tour and Sergeant Major's Parade at 1245 and enjoyed it. The museum itself is well laid out with the different numbered sections and has some interesting exhibits. The Sergeant Major's Parade was good but it was on a very hot sunny day with the sun shining behind us... More 

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to come to the Heritage Centre and writing a review here. The Sergeant Major's Parade is held Monday to Friday at 12:45 year-round. It is part of the Cadet Training Program and we have the honour of being able to attend it. I'm glad you enjoyed it! The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a... More 

Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum has a wide variety of activities. It contained information about the beginnings of the RCMP all the way up to preserving RCMP traditions. It was great to see innovative displays such as the virtual reality musical ride and the CSI challenge. It also contained a gift shop all housed in a stylish, modern building.

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to come visit us. I'm pleased that you enjoyed the variety of exhibits and had the chance to try our new Virtual Reality 3D experience of the Musical Ride. The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that relies on admissions and gift shop revenue, as well as donations to fulfill its... More 

Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The heritage building is beautiful and is lovely for weddings and banquets. The museum is first rate and allow to spend several hours perusing the exhibits.

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to come visit us and leaving a comment here. I'm glad you enjoyed the museum. The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that relies on admissions and gift shop revenue, as well as donations to fulfill its mission of sharing the story of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). The Centre... More 

Regina, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In a couple of hours you can learn a little of the history of the formation of the RCMP and events that followed in the years ahead.

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for visiting the RCMP Heritage Centre. Glad to hear that you learned about both the older and more recent history of the RCMP. We also provide guided tours that cover a lot of information about present day policing. The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the exhibits. We learned a lot about the history of the RCMP. Our teen also really enjoyed the exhibits but wouldnt recommend for really little children that dont have the attention span for reading the explanations behind the displays. Would like to go back when we have the time to do the guided depot tour. Would suggest allowing... More 

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to share your thoughts with us. Our regularly scheduled motorized guided tours run until August 27th. I hope you can find the time to visit us again. Glad to hear that you enjoyed the exhibits. The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that relies on admissions and gift shop... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

I came to this attraction after watching my buddy graduate from Depot. This is one of the best museums that I have ever seen. Lots of history if you're into that kind of thing. The staff working there were also really good. The price to attend the museum is very reasonable. I would come back and recommend others come here.... More 

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Barry T, Director of Sales at RCMP Heritage Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for making the time to visit the RCMP Heritage Centre and thank you for your sharing your thoughts with us. Congratulations to your buddy for graduating! The RCMP Heritage Centre (Centre) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization that relies on admissions and gift shop revenue, as well as donations to fulfill its mission of sharing the story of the... More 

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