Western Development Museum, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
The Museum is governed by an autonomous Board of Directors, appointed by Order-in-Council. The Board hires the CEO, to whom all other staff report. A Manager at each WDM location is responsible for the day-to-day operations.
Average annual attendance at the four Western Development Museum exhibit branches, including school groups, is about 200,000.
The Western Development Museum provincial headquarters is housed in the Curatorial Centre in Saskatoon. The four WDM exhibit locations provide a grand total of 307,100 square feet of covered area – 262,875 square feet for exhibit/programs and 44,225 square feet of office and storage space. Total land area is 165 acres, slightly larger than the original prairie farm unit of a quarter section (160 acres).Visit Canada. Epic Canada Route © Monika Newbound