North Battleford WDM -
Heritage Farm & Village
Step back in time and experience the story of Saskatchewan farm and rural life. You don't just visit this museum, you live it!
- 1920s Heritage Village (Outdoors)
- Wooden Grain Elevator
- Winning the Prairie Gamble
- and much, much more!
All the latest about the North Battleford WDM.
Employment Opportunity: Exhibits Construction Assistant
The Exhibits Construction Assistant will be expected to participate in all aspects of facility and exhibit maintenance at the North Battleford WDM location.
Smarter Science Better Buildings
Grade 7 School Program
This 2 hour, hands-on workshop allows students to explore the concepts of heat and temperature through the practical application of making our homes more energy efficient.
Smarter Science, Better
Buildings was developed collaboratively with
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 -->
North Battleford WDM Great Escapes Raffle
to Betty Mahon of Battleford who was the April winner in the Great Escapes
Raffle. Betty won her choice of a Jackfish Lodge Golf and Conference Resort
"Stay and Play" Package or a cash prize of $400 and has chosen the $400.
Sharlene Martin of North Battleford is the lucky winner of the March draw in the Great Escapes Raffle. Sharlene has won a seven night Alaska Cruise from Vancouer. Cruise the inside passage round trip from Vancouver. Stop in ports of Juneau, Skagway and Ketchican with two days cruising the inside passage. Should Sharlene decide not to take this trip she will receive cash prize of $2,000.
With your purchase of a Great Escapes Raffle Ticket, much-needed restorations and repairs can continue on the Heritage Village Buildings at the WDM in North Battleford.
Get your ticket for the 2014 Raffle today -->
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)