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Western Development Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What a great look back

We had a great time looking and exploring all the antiques and displays. I am dating myself but I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
477jasonk
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Saskatoon
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Touring with our UK Friends

With friends visiting from England there was no better way to share a glimpse of Saskatchewan... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Loretta H
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2610 Lorne Ave, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7J 0S6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time looking and exploring all the antiques and displays. I am dating myself but I had to admit I use to use some of the equipment on display. Grandpa had a great time telling the grandkids all about his blacksmith shop...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With friends visiting from England there was no better way to share a glimpse of Saskatchewan history than taking them to the Western Development Museum. They were totally impressed! We keep the WDM on our agenda for all of our visitors, and are never disappointed....More

Thank Loretta H
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, Loretta! We are so glad you enjoy the Museum!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent day out- I have been to other Western Development Museums elsewhere, but this one is one of the biggest The Main Street is a replica 1918 street complete with replica stores and a Sheriff and Blacksmith I would particularly like to say thank...More

Thank Anaes20
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Anaes20 for this great review of the WDM... we are so glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WDM has Something for everyone, including: fascinating information and interesting historical displays, a restaurant, tours, photos in period dress and more. A really great way to spend a snowy afternoon.

Thank eigonosensay
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you fro this great review ! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was absolutely amazing. Not only only it was so educational, bust also it was very amusing and creative. I loved this place that I would definitely go again if I visit Saskatoon again. The coffee shop was perfect too. I tried buffalo burger...More

Thank maryamaghyani
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for visiting. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience at the WDM. Thanks for this great review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We visited the WDM on a Saturday in October where the Christmas Market was already on. The museum is very nicely made and the different areas are giving you a good impression of the historic development. Although made for kids, we had great fun. I...More

Thank Michael W
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thanks for visiting and for this great review, Michael! So glad you enjoyed the exhibits!

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing look at Saskatchewan from early 1900's to present day. You came easily kill 2-3 hrs here. Only issue was the entrance was poorly marked, as you need to come in back way due to construction. Would help if their was a...More

Thank blakeh1313
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thanks for this great review! We do apologize for the inconvenience due to the construction of our new parking lot. We are currently waiting for a new sign to mark the entrance door more clearly. Thanks for visiting and for taking the time to comment...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Great museum. Done with lots of love for the details. You learn a lot about Canadian history! The restaurant at the museum offers tasty food.

Thank note68
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you for this great review, note68!

Reviewed 3 October 2018

At a wedding at the museum and stopped for a quick lunch at the café - ordered chicken fingers and onion rings - absolutely great and such a large serving. Doggie bag needed as none of the four of us could finish our food.

Thank Shriley W
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Perfect! We are so glad you enjoyed it. Thanks for the great review, Shriley W!

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We just renewed our membership at the Western Development Museum for the 2nd year - It's a great place for our active kid! I enjoy the very educational time-travelling "Bloomtown" main street every time. My kid is always crazy about the original steam engine (one...More

Thank Nova W
WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Wonderful! Thanks for your support, Nova!

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Seniors' admission is $9.00.
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10$ adults 4$ kids 6-10 yrs Under 6 free
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