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Regular Hours:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Daily

Holiday Hours ->

Phone:
☎ 1-306-931-1910

Location:
2610 Lorne Ave
Saskatoon, SK

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Exhibits

Temporary   |   Permanent  |  Outdoor

 

Building the Road to Victory. Canadian Railway Troops, Forgotten Heroes

June 30 - September 30, 2016

Building the Road exhibit from Exporail - 2016

from Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum

Although railroads played an important part in the initial phase of the First World War (1914-1918) mainly during mobilization, they gradually became a tool that enabled the allied forces to conquer the enemy. Known for their expertise and courage, soldiers of the Canadian railway troops have become the forgotten heroes that we are spotlighting now for their unique and irreplaceable contribution. This exhibition showcases how their expertise was acquired as early as the 19th century, on the plains of Western Canada to the battlefields of South Africa. Period posters, uniforms, exceptional archive documents, mock ups, tools, instruments and typical equipment are paired with clips filmed on the European front.

This exhibition was produced in cooperation with the Université de Montréal (Special collections and Rare Books library), the Canadian War Museum (Ottawa), the Glenbow Museum (Edmonton) and the Stewart-McCord Museum (Montreal).

Building the Road to Victory - Exhibit from Exporail - 2016

Exporail The Canadian Railway Museum

 


 

Coming Soon

Game Changers

February 4 - April 30, 2017

 


 

Eaton's Once Upon a Christmas
WDM Holiday Exhibit

Coming November 2016

Eaton's Once Upon a Christmas

Christmas carollers greet visitors to Eaton's Once Upon a ChristmasWestern Development Museum exhibit

Capturing 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.

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