Heritage Organizations in Saskatoon

There are many heritage organizations operating in the Saskatoon Area.  If your organization is not listed below and you would like to be, just send us an email.

Organization Contact Services
Saskatoon Heritage Society Box 7051, Saskatoon, SK S7K 4J1
Website
The Society offers a wide variety of enjoyable programming, including Broadway walking tours, workshops on heritage restoration, heritage displays at community events, and guest speakers at meetings and special events.
Beaver Creek
Conservation Area
402 - 3rd Ave. So., Saskatoon SK S7K 3G5 
Phone 374-2474
Website
Conservation area is located 13 km South of Saskatoon on Highway 219 (Lorne Avenue) Hiking trails - displays and programs in the Nature Centre. Closed November and December.
Boomtown
Volunteers 
Association
c/o Western Development Museum, P.O.Box 1910, Saskatoon SK S7K 3S5 
Phone 931-1910 fax 934-0525
Provides guides, assists with some operations and demonstrations of the Western Development Museum. Contact Harry Giles 242-6828
Canadian Heritage
Information Network
Canadian Heritage Information Network 15 Eddy Street, (15-4-A) Gatineau, Quebec Canada K1A 0M5
Tel: 1-800-520-2446 (Canada and the U.S.) Fax: (819) 994-9555
Website
Digital content development and heritage resources.
Diefenbaker Centre Right Honourable John G. Diefenbaker Centre, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK S7N 0W0 966-8384
Website
Museum and archives of John G. Diefenbaker. Travelling exhibits and educational programming.
Doors Open Saskatoon coordinator@doorsopensaskatoon.ca This weekend event offers the chance to peek behind doors and into spaces not normally open to the public. Many participating buildings provide guided tours, special exhibits, displays or performances.
Doukhobor 
Cultural 
Society of
Saskatchewan
Doukhobor Cultural Society, 302 - 3130 Louise Street, Saskatoon. SK S7J 3L8 The Society invites visitors to attend choral practice on Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm at 525 Ave I South. For more information on events, or to learn more about the Society, call (306)477-1124 or (306)283-4770
Friends of the
Forestry Farm
House Inc.
For inquiries or further information please call (306) 249-1315 Committed to creating an atmosphere in which Saskatoon residents and visitors can discover the past, while also enjoying the peace and tranquility the house and grounds have to offer.
Gustin/Trounce Heritage Committee Inc. Gustin House
c/o 47 Pony Trail, Riverside Estates
Saskatoon, SK S7T 1A4
Phone 373-1451 or 373-9103
Website: www.gustinhouse.ca
The Committee preserves and celebrates the legacy of Lyell Gustin the distinguished musician (1895-1988) and preserves two heritage-designated buildings, Gustin House and Trounce House, 512 Tenth Street.
Heritage Festival
of Saskatoon
P.O. Box 384, Saskatoon SK S7K 3L3 665-6888 (MVA) Focus group on heritage matters. Facilitates an annual festival to celebrate our heritage.
Meewasin Valley
Centre
402 3rd Avenue South Saskatoon SK S7K 3G5
Phone 665-6888
Website
Weekdays 9 - 5 - Weekends and holidays 10:30 - 5 
Admission is free.
Midland Historical
Volunteers Inc.
 510 Cynthia Street, Saskatoon, SK S7L 7K7
Call (306)374-6609 for more information.
Through drill demonstrations, static displays and educational discussions, this non-profit group showcases the uniqueness of Canadian military history. Volunteers who enjoy military history are welcome.
Municipal Heritage
Advisory Committee
c/o Marlene Hall, Secretary, City Clerk's Office, City of Saskatoon, Saskatoon SK S7K 0J5
Heritage Conservation Program Website
City of Saskatoon Archives Website
Advises City Council on matters concerning the Heritage Property Act or the regulation under the act.
Pioneer 
Thresherman's Club

Western Development Museum, 2610 Lorne Avenue South, Saskatoon SK S7J 0S6 931-1910 Operates and restores equipment. The club is a volunteer organization and is a show arm of the WDM and Pioneer Days.
Saskatchewan 
Archaeological 
Society

#1-1730 Quebec Ave.
Saskatoon, SK CANADA S7K 1V9
Ph: (306) 664-4124
Fax: (306) 665-1928
saskarchsoc@sasktel.net
Website

The society promotes and encourages the study, preservation and proper use of the archaeological resources of Sasakatchewan.
Architectural
Heritage Society of Saskatchewan
214 - 1808 Smith St., Regina, SK  S4P 2N4  359-0933 FAX 359-3899  Email sahs@sasktel.net
Website
Promotes the conservation, restoration and revitalization of Saskatchewan's built heritage through responsible resource management of the community assets.
Saskatchewan 
Archives 
Board, 
Saskatoon Office
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK S7N 0W0 933-5832 FAX 933-5833
Website
Aquisition, archiving and referencing of historical documents relating to Saskatchewan and the former North-West Territories.
Saskatchewan 
Environmental 
Society
P.O.Box 1372 Saskatoon SK S7K 3N9 665-1915
Website

Visit the resource centre at 103-219 22nd Street East

We all depend on the environment. Join us in working toward... .....making it last .....using it wisely .....keeping it healthy .....keeping it beautiful.
Saskatchewan 
Genealogical 
Society 
- Saskatoon Branch 

Box 5, 610 Clarence Ave. S, Saskatoon SK S7H 2E2 384-8813

Saskatoon Branch Website

Saskatchewan Genealogical Society Website

Encourages and developes preservation of cultural and family heritage. Assists members to learn how to research.
Saskatchewan History 
& Folklore Society

1860 Lorne Street, Regina, SK S4P 2L7 The Saskatchewan History and Folklore Society is dedicated to encouraging and promoting interest in the history and folklore of Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan Indian 
Culture Centre
205 - 103B Packham Avenue, Saskatoon SK S7N 4K4 244-1146 FAX 665-6520
Website
Programmes include: Language and cultural development; audio-visual services; library and information services; Elder's programme.
Saskatchewan 
Indigenous 
Coalition
824 Broadway Avenue, Saskatoon SK S7N 1B6 664-1992 FAX 933-4346
Website
Bringing together Indigenous and non-Indigenous individuals and organizations who are planning activities to highlight 500 years of Indigenous resistance and survival.
Saskatchewan 
Railroad 
Historical 
Association Inc.
Box 19, Site 302, RR#3, Saskatoon SK S7K 3J6 382-9855

Location: Highway 60 and C.N.R. tracks - Hawker Siding.

Collects, preserves, restores, exhibits, studies and interprets Canadian railway equipment and artifacts. Members operate the Saskatchewan Railway Museum.
Saskatoon Cemetery
History Association 
Website The Saskatoon Cemetery History Association was formed in 1996 to help preserve the history of the cemeteries in and around Saskatoon, and to try to provide information regarding Saskatoon's burial grounds.
Saskatoon Muzzle 
Loading Club Inc.

P.O. BOX 643, Saskatoon SK S7K 3L7 373-4481 966-7835

Encourages the collection, preservation and study of firearms of all types. Encourages the safe and proper handling and use of firearms. Use muzzle loaders (antique or replica), wear period costume and have fun.
Saskatoon 
Nature Society
Box 448, RPO University Saskatoon SK S7N 4J8 (306) 665-1915 The Saskatoon Nature Society (formerly the Saskatchewan Natural History Society) is a charitable organization founded in 1955. It brings together those interested in the natural world.
Saskatoon 
Oldtimers 
Association
Cosmopolitan Seniors Centre,
614 11th Street East,
Saskatoon, S7N 0G3.
Phone: 652-9766
A social group for long term Saskatoon and Saskatchewan residents. Responsible for the upkeep of the Exhibition Log Cabin.  For seniors 60 and over. Membership $5. Meetings are held third Saturday of the month. Lunch is followed by entertainment.
Saskatoon 
Public Library 
- Local History Room
311 - 3rd Street East, Saskatoon SK S7K 0J6 975-7558 FAX 975-7542
Website
The Local History Room has an extensive collection of photographs, clippings and other materials about Saskatoon.
Saskatchewan 
Government
Culture, Youth 
and Recreation
Saskatoon Office, 122 - 3rd Avenue North, Saskatoon SK S7K 2H6 933-5740
Website
Improving the quality of life for Saskatchewan residents by supporting sport, culture, recreation and community development, and by conserving our heritage.
Society for 
Creative Anachronism 
(S.C.A.)
501 Avenue L North, Saskatoon SK S7L 2P8
The Heritage 
Canada Foundation
Heritage Canada 5 Blackburn Avenue Ottawa, ON K1N 8A2
Phone: (613) 237-1066 Fax: (613) 237-5987
Website
This website provides an extensive list of local, national, and international heritage websites.
University Of 
Saskatchewan Archives
301 Murray Building 3 Campus Drive Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A4 Phone: (306) 966-6027 or 966-6028
Website
Maintains and makes accessible historical materials relating to the University of Saskatchewan and its faculty, staff and alumni.
Wanuskewin 
Heritage Park

 

R.R.#4 Saskatoon SK S7K 3J7 931-6767 FAX 931-4522 Location - 3 kilometres North of Saskatoon (Warman Road)
Website
Visitor Centre, Nature trails through the valley, Buffalo jumps, tipi rings.

Wanuskewin provides an insight and interpretation of the culture of the Northern Plains Indians.

Western Canadian 
Blacksmiths Guild Inc., 
Saskatoon Chapter

Box 1910, Saskatoon SK S7K 3S5 934-1400 931-1910 (daytime) 931-0813 242-9570 (evenings) Location: Western Development Museum. Preserving the craft of the Blacksmith. Demonstrations, workshops and courses are available to members.
Heritage Saskatchewan Website  
Western 
Development 
Museum
2610 Lorne Avenue, Saskatoon SK S7K 0S6 931-1910 FAX 934-0525
Website
Featuring 1910 Boom Town - a street typical of an early 1900's Saskatchewan village. Boomtown cafe (licensed), Automobile and farm machinery displays, gift shop. Agricultural Hall of Fame.
Canada’s Historic Places Website  
Marr Residence Website  
Saskatchewan Registry of Heritage Properties Website  
Parks Canada National Historic Sites and Related Links Website  
Unesco World Heritage Centre Website  

 

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