Saskatoon WDM - 1910 Boomtown
Transport yourself back to a time when the clip-clop of horses
filled the air. You don't just visit this museum, you live it!
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WDM CLOSED April 18 for
- 1910 Boomtown
- Winning the Prairie Gamble
- The Cancer Bomb
- Tractor and Farm Machinery Gallery
- Boomtown Café
- Winds of Change
- and much, much more!
All the latest about the Saskatoon WDM.
Visit the WDM this Easter School Break Week
April 21-25, 2014
what to during the school break week?
Why not visit the Saskatoon WDM!
Visit with WDM volunteers in 1910 costume, see pioneer demonstrations and explore our exhibits. There are things to see and do for the whole family.
Check out the special activity schedule -->
Employment Opportunity: Temporary Education/Public Programming Assistant
This is a one year term full-time position with the Saskatoon Branch of the Western Development Museum. Under the general direction of the Education/Public Programs Coordinator, in consultation with the Museum Branch Manager and appropriate Curatorial Centre Staff, the Education/Public Programming Assistant will be responsible for assisting in developing, implementing and administering programs and materials for school, public and volunteer programs.
WDM Celebrates 65 Years in 2014
To help celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Western Development Museum,
we encourage people to visit their local WDM this year.
Those celebrating their 65th birthday in 2014 will receive free admission on their birth date, as well as a birthday present from the Museum!
Find out more about our 65 anniversary -->
65 Years of Collecting
In honour of the WDM’s official founding in 1949, we look back on a
sampling of artifacts collected over our first 65 years.
Check out 65 Years of Collecting -->
Saskatoon WDM Opens New Exhibit:
Fuelled by Innovation
Explore the world of alternate fuel vehicles. Some are
homegrown in Saskatchewan; others came from beyond our borders. From the
practical to the fanciful, all reflect a spirit of innovation.
Connect past to present as you discover that many of today’s innovations are rooted in yesterday’s ideas.
Find out more about Fuelled by Innovation -->
WDM Newsletter - Sparks Off the Anvil
out latest edition of Sparks to hear from
Executive Director Joan Champ and discover all of the great upcoming
events at all four WDMs.
Read Sparks Off the Anvil - April-May 2014 (PDF)