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Big Bert

September 29, 2014 - April 2015

On loan from the Royal Saskatchewan Museum

Big Bert, a 92 million year old crocodile skeleton discovered in 1991 along the banks of Carrot River in the Pasquia Hills, will be taking up residence at the Western Development Museum – Saskatoon this fall. This fossil is the world’s most complete Terminonaris crocodile skeleton measuring approximately 5.6 m (19 feet) long; its skull alone is more than 1 m long.

Big Bert is brought back to life through 3D imagining that allows visitors to spin the bones around in any direction and to also flesh out the animal for an in depth and interactive study of the cast.

Take your picture with creatures from the Cretaceous and have it emailed to you at home!

Find out more about Big Bert on the Royal Saskatchewan Museum website.

The Noble Experiment

February 4 - March 29, 2015

Peterborough Museum and Archives 

Canadians have been arguing about alcohol for at least two hundred years!

This fascinating exhibit tells the story of those who championed temperance...and of those who fought it every step of the way.

Les Canadiens ne s'entendent pas sur la question de l'alcool depuis au moins deux siècles !

Nous présentons ici l'histoire de ceux qui ont défendu la tempé de ceux s'y sont opposés par tour les moyens.

Temperance image

Canadian Heritage, The Ontrio Trillium Foundation, Peterborough Centennial Museum Archives

Eaton's Once Upon a Christmas

November 1, 2014 – January 11, 2015

Eaton's Once Upon a Christmas

Christmas carollers greet visitors to Eaton's Once Upon a ChristmasCapturing the magic and snowflake
make-believe of the season!

Since 1987, the Eaton’s Once Upon a Christmas exhibit has delighted visitors, young and old. The exhibit continues to be a major attraction for those who visit the WDM during the holiday season. It offers an opportunity for parents to share with their children memories of their childhood and it allows children to enter to a world of make-believe and magic.

Visit the Saskatoon WDM with your family and enjoy this wonderful Saskatchewan tradition.

Find out more about the Once Upon a Christmas exhibit -->