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Western Development Museum

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Address: 2610 Lorne Ave, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7J 0S6, Canada
Phone Number: 13069311910
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09:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Sun 09:00 - 17:00

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Nice Family Night Out

I haven't been here since 1999 and I can honestly say I was pleasantly surprised. I actually went twice during the Festival of Trees with my family. The displays were informative... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
TMonty2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I haven't been here since 1999 and I can honestly say I was pleasantly surprised. I actually went twice during the Festival of Trees with my family. The displays were informative and the audio effects were a nice touch. The restaurant was cafeteria style with many options. I was pleasantly surprised how good the hamberger and hot dogs were.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I found this museum very interesting and super surprised to see all these old vehicles in there and it gives you a good look at the past how things were!

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Thank cmggirl
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This museum honestly goes on forever, and it's all fascinating. I thought it was more of a kids attraction, but I was wrong. There are some exhibits that you almost need to be an adult to truly appreciate, e.g. the behind the scenes of how a rotary phone works! So much to see and read. I could easily have spent... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful place to visit. Took my father and he connected immediately with the displays, the photographs and images and the theme.

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Thank dstew2016
Saskatoon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very interesting museum with a Saskatchewan historical town built indoors & several other high quality historical exhibits that will appeal to the whole family.

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Thank jingles929
Saskatoon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Boy if you what to see what it was like back in the day this is the place for you. How did we ever get by with out all the electronical devices ?

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Thank 890henryv
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is wonderful. The streetscape with all of the shops, the displays and history is wonderful and can be enjoyed year around as it is located inside. The history of the natives, the immigrants, and how they coped, and prospered is amazing. Highly recommend!

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Saskatoon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place will bring you bace in time as you look at the way your forfathers had to make a living. You will find yourself lost in time with equipment and cooking things that were used and thought as the greatest stuff. Today we come them all...antique. You will be glad you stoped by.

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Thank Raymond L
Saskatoon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great to visit on a rainy/ cold day because it is all indoors. Love boom town :) it's one of my sons (he's 2) favourite places to visit. Lots of culture and artifacts here. Plus the gift shop is great too

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go every year because it changes and there is always things you missed before. Even if you spend your entire life in Saskatchewan you'll love the WDM.

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