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Western Development Museum

Hwys 16&40, North Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada
+1 306-445-8033
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Very informative and well maintained. Lots of buildings from the past to keep teenagers interested .

Reviewed 3 March 2018
glenn o
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North Battleford, Canada
via mobile
Great Winter Season Visit

The village light display was AWESOME!! The staff were very courteous & cheerfully. Hot chocolate... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
aalbert2016
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North Battleford, Canada
via mobile
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Hwys 16&40, North Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Very informative and well maintained. Lots of buildings from the past to keep teenagers interested .

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WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Glenn - thank you for the great review! We are so glad you all enjoyed your visit to the WDM!

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The village light display was AWESOME!! The staff were very courteous & cheerfully. Hot chocolate very tasty!! Looking forward to visiting the village in the warmer seasons.More

Thank aalbert2016
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WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for your kind words and great review of the WDM village! Mark your calendar for August 11 & 12 for Those Were The Days when the village comes alive with 1920's displays, interpreters and activities for the whole family! Open 9 am -...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Such a great museum filled with history. The children especially like the old buildings fill with old time tools, furniture, house hold items. We visit every summer. Also ask about events they will be hosting. Taste of Culture is one of my faves 😁.

Thank Charmaine S
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WDM_Marketing, Manager at Western Development Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thanks for the great review Charmaine and see you this summer! Be sure to check out Those Were the Days August 11-12, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. For more information visit our website.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Buffet style with lots of choices and lots of food. Good food but didn't appreciate the entertainment.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A couple weeks ago I spent two days at this museum and I was pleasantly surprise to see so many antiques that wehadon the farm If you are in North Battleford for even just one day Goto this museum and enjoy this spot for just...More

Thank heartofgold789
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

We had our wedding here the beginning of August and it was fantastic. We had the ceremony in the gazebo outside (beautiful) and reception/ dance in the large open summer hall. Everony was fantastic to work with and very helpful. Shirley is the events co-ordinator...More

Thank Jessica L
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

This museum has a large collection of buildings and vehicles to look at. The main building presents a thorough history of Saskatchewan. I wish one was able to go farther into the buildings like the churches and schools, but I suppose past visitors have ruined...More

Thank John S
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My husband, 10 year old son and I spent about 2 1/2 hours marvelling at the care that is taken to show us how things used to be in Saskatchewan. What a wonderful look at the past. Makes you appreciate the hard work people went...More

Thank VintageDreamer02
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Our family visits historical sites across Canada, this was a favourite because of the outdoor townsite with all of the artifacts you can see up close! A visit to the grain elevator should be a must. Clearly demonstrated how these prairie landmarks work. Staff were...More

Thank Heather G
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I went to this museum the first time five or six years ago. I had to go to North Battleford to pick someone up so I thought I would tour the museum again. There are a few of these outdoor town museums in saskatchewan. This...More

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