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Saskatoon, SK

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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!

NOTE: The Saskatoon WDM is currently experiencing difficulty with the phone system.
Click here for contact information.

Thank you for your patience and understanding while this situation is being resolved.

NOTE: WDM CLOSED April 18 for
Good Friday


Click the image below for a virtual tour of Boomtown Street.360 Virtual Tour

Boomtown Street virtual tour
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Visit the WDM this Easter School Break Week
April 21-25, 2014

Wondering 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.

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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.

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WDM Celebrates 65 Years in 2014

65th AnniversaryTo 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!

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65 Years of Collecting

Wind car on displayIn honour of the WDM’s official founding in 1949, we look back on a sampling of artifacts collected over our first 65 years.

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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.

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WDM Newsletter  - Sparks Off the Anvil
April-May 2014

Sparks Off The Anvil logoCheck 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)

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