Heritage is usually divided into two basic categories.


Natural Heritage refers to physical forms like a buffalo jump or a crossing place on a river, or a traditional trap line/ area.


Cultural Heritage encompasses the historical evidence, artifacts and beliefs of Métis people.  These include:


Settlements/villages/ forts/ places of battles

Every day items use by the Métis in the past


Fur stretchers

Parts from a Red River cart

Kitchen items

General household items


Photographs, home movies, videos

Journals, letters, personal papers, books