The Saskatchewan Railway Museum

The Saskatchewan Railway Museum

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Our biggest event of the year, Railway Heritage Day, will be held:

August 6, 2018

10 am to 5 pm

Details below (click on poster to enlarge).

Come on by!

The Sask. Railway Museum has a buy-a-tie programme to help support building new track.

For just $25, you can have your name or family name assigned to a rail tie with a number and receive a tax receipt.

See our page on Buy-a-tie linked to the Contact Us page —–>

Or use this form:

Like every weekend, we are open Canada Day weekend, 10 am to 5 pm.

Come on out and join us: climb on a trail and take a ride on the railroad!

Bring your family, your parents, your out-of-town guests.

We’d love to see you!

 

Please note that our hours of operation are:

Friday-Saturday-Sunday and holiday Mondays

10 am to 5 pm.

Some of our advertising may not reflect these hours, but these are the ones in effect for 2018 and are indicated on our home page.

The Saskatchewan Historical Railroad Association, otherwise known as the Saskatchewan Railway Museum, is proud to be a member of the international Heritage Rail Alliance. See details here:

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The Sask. Railway Museum on the Pike Lake highway has two big events coming up over the next week! Join us!

1. Official season opening – we will open for the season on Saturday May 19th at 10 am. See our homepage for times, dates, and prices. Note: we are closed to the public on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday (pre-arranged tours excepted). We have 300 feet of new track; come check it out and take a ride down the rails!

2. On May 25th at 11 am, the Ukrainian Canadian Council, Sask Provincial Council and the Saskatchewan German Council will unveil an interpretative plaque and memorial garden commemorating the internment of Ukrainian and German prisoners of war in 1919 at the museum site, formerly known as Eaton. The public is welcome to attend.  See details below.

For more information, check our Facebook page: Saskatchewan Railway Museum.

Our 2018 operating season begins on Saturday, May 19th at 10 am.

See our admission prices on our front page.

Work is progressing behind the scenes to ensure the collection is fresh and your visit is fun!

At March 13th

Attached is the 2017 Annual Report which was released at the 2018 AGM.

2018 AGM Annual Report

The SRM has kicked off its 2018 operating season with its Annual General Meeting in January.

This Sunday, February 4th, we will be at the Saskatoon Heritage Festival at the WDM, Noon to 5 pm. Stop by and say ‘Hello’!

On February 24/25th we will be at the Saskatoon (Model) Train Show, also at the WDM. Details below.

Volunteers are welcome for both events.

And remember our official opening: Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10 am. See you then!

 

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
SASKATCHEWAN RAILROAD HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
The Annual General Meeting of the Saskatchewan Railroad Historical Association will be held January 27, 2018 at 3:00 pm in the meeting room at the Grasswood’s Smitty’s restaurant.

Grasswood’s Smitty’s is located at the intersection of Grasswood Road and Highway 11 in the Rural Municipality of Corman Park, Saskatchewan immediately south of the City of Saskatoon.

A (short) regular membership meeting will immediately follow the adjournment of the AGM.

The Annual Awards Ceremony will be held at 5:00 pm in the meeting room at the Grasswood’s Smitty’s restaurant. A no-host dinner will follow the Awards Ceremony. If we have at least 20 people confirm their attendance by January 13th the restaurant will provide a roast beef buffet dinner at a cost of $14.95 plus GST and gratuity including coffee or tea. If you (and guests) are interested in attending the dinner please contact Cal Sexsmith at 306-683-0018 or calvinsexsmith@sasktel.net by January 20, 2017.