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Moose Jaw



 
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Hours:
9am-5pm daily

Phone:
1-306-693-5989

Location:
50 Diefenbaker Dr.
Moose Jaw, SK

WDM Library

Roy Rogers Lunch Kit65 Years of Collecting

Hull under construction
Vintage Aircraft Restorers



Beyond the Grid
Winning the Prairie Gamble

Short Line 101 chugging down the track
Short Line 101


Birthday Parties

Let's Talk Energy

 

Moose Jaw WDM -
History of Transportation


From overland trails and natural waterways to the coming of the railway and automobile, the Moose Jaw WDM highlights the artifacts that changed the face of the prairies.

Click the image below for a virtual tour of our Classy Cars exhibit. 360 Virtual Tour

North Battleford WDM village virtual tour
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All Aboard! Ride the Short Line 101 July 5

Short Line 101 chugging down the trackThe next run of the Western Development Museum Short Line 101, the only operating steam locomotive in the province, will be July 5 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm (weather permitting).

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Sparks
Sparks Off the Anvil Newsletter
June 2015



Find the Piper Cub Contest at Moose Jaw WDM

The WDM Piper Cub has landed! Can you find it in the Museum? It can land on a dime so it could be anywhere. 

If you can find it, tell us where on an entry form and enter it for the draw. If your answer is correct you could win your very own plush Piper Cub.

The Piper Cub lands in a different spot every month so keep coming back! Find out more about the Piper Cub Contest -->


Take a look inside our Rail Gallery

Front of locomotiveThe Rail Gallery presents some of the largest artifacts in the WDM collection including CPR steam locomotive 2634, CPR diesel-electric locomotive 6553, a superintendent's coach built in the 1880s, a combination baggage and passenger coach, and a caboose. A model railway diorama gives a miniature look at transportation by rail.

Take a virtual tour of the Gallery or climb right inside a locomotive cab -->


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