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Diefenbaker Canada Centre

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Well worth a special visit

I had never heard of John Diefenbaker but I am certainly richer for having visited this centre. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bluebellplasnewydd
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Excellent small museum

There is no admission fee, and the contents are very much worth seeing. The museum not only... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
operalover939
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Toronto, Canada
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101 Diefenbaker Pl, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 5B8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had never heard of John Diefenbaker but I am certainly richer for having visited this centre. It is free and attributed solely to this former Prime Minister of Canada in the 1950/60s who came from Saskatoon. There are many close typed displays with extremely...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

There is no admission fee, and the contents are very much worth seeing. The museum not only provides you with information about the life and career of John George Diefenbaker, 13th prime minister of Canada, but also gives good insight into the Canada of his...More

1  Thank operalover939
Reviewed July 5, 2017

During a key period in Canadian history from the late '50's to early 60's, Canada had John George Diefenbaker at its head. This museum does an excellent job in its permanent display in covering the highlights of that time, and some of the significant decisions...More

1  Thank BenLar137
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Diefenbaker centre is located on the grounds of the University of Saskatchewan , on the banks of the river. The historical displays are well put together and informative. Easy to access and it is free.

1  Thank Judy M
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Great overview of Diefenbaker's life before and during his political career. The museum consisted of easy to follow information boards and a collection of artifacts. There is also a re-creation of his office in Ottawa, which includes Sir John A. MacDonald's desk from when he...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2016

This place is a must see for any Canadian history buff, or any Canadian for that matter. Filled with tons of cool exhibits, you get to experience the reign of John G Diefenbaker and his great accomplishments, after you can check out the campus of...More

1  Thank demolitionrob
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Another great free attraction. Nestled on the banks of the South Saskatchewan river and just on the edge of the UofS campus, this is a great spot to visit, lots of history and some rotating as well as permanent displays. Dief and Olive are actually...More

Thank scott m
Reviewed March 19, 2016

John G. Diefenbaker was truly a servant to Canada!His story is just one small chapter of our unique Canadian history and it should be on the bucket-list of all who visit Saskatoon.Situated in the University of Saskatchewan campus setting offering splendid views of the North...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Still haven't forgiven him for cancelling the arrow fighter program but this museum is actually well done. Lots of diverse displays and things to touch and look at.

Thank Brad S
Reviewed March 4, 2016

What a tribute to our prime minister very lovely. Staff greet you warmly . Lots of artifacts giving history and shows how great he was to Canada

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