Entrance: By donation Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible and completely stroller friendly Food: Feel free to bring your own food and sit to eat either in the gorgeous conservatory or the Once Upon a Story room downstairs Washrooms: Washrooms and change tables available
Government house is a wonderful space that offers a lot to people in the city of Regina. Here is a list of only some of the things to do when you visit Government House:
join regular scheduled guided tours or self-guided tours available in some of the galleries
find Jocko the monkey (and get a Jocko tattoo when you leave)
admire the plants and enjoy your own snacks in the conservatory
play in the fairy tale-themed Once Upon a Time room
geocache in the 8.5-acre gardens
pre-order a picnic basket (one week in advance) to enjoy in the garden.
go on a prepared scavenger hunt
enjoy discovery backpacks (ages 4-11)
Please visit Government House's educational and comprehensive website here for more information
Once Upon a Story Room Head downstairs (stroller accessible by elevator) to the Once Upon a Story Room to enjoy colouring, imaginative play, a beautiful story corner, and some classic wooden toys.
Regina and these playspaces are situated on Treaty 4 territory, the original lands of the Cree, Ojibwe, Saulteaux, Dakota, Nakota, Lakota, and on the homeland of the Métis Nation. Play is a significant part of culture and identity. Provided by the Government of Saskatchewan and offered by the University of Regina, there is a Cree language learning resource available under "Schools and play." Visitors are encouraged to visit the Anti-Racism and Play webpage.