MUSEUMS

This page was updated on Nov. 19, 2020. Next update: Dec. 10.

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Government House

4607 Dewdney Ave.  306-787-5773  governmenthousesk.ca

PERMANENT DISPLAY Revisit Saskatchewan’s past at the official residence of the lieutenant-governor. You are asked to pre-book a private one-hour tour, as walk-up visits are currently not available.

BRITISH COMMONWEALTH AIR TRAINING PLAN This exhibit looks at a program that operated in 20 Saskatchewan communities and facilities during World War II to train pilots for war duty. (Until Jan. 24.)

STITCHING STORIES This exhibit features over 60 pieces of antique fabric work drawn from a heritage collection cared for by Regina Stitchery Guild. The oldest piece is a sampler made in 1797. (Until Feb. 28.)

ONLINE CHRISTMAS MARKET This online market, with gift items for family and friends, opens Dec. 1. Find out more at 306-787-5363 or via this website.

RCMP Heritage Centre

5907 Dewdney Ave.  306-522-7333  rcmphc.com

PERMANENT EXHIBITS Displays explore the RCMP’s nearly 150 year history, along with modern crime-fighting techniques. There is also a virtual musical ride experience and dorm room inspection.

Royal Saskatchewan Museum

2445 Albert St.  306-787-2815  royalsaskmuseum.ca

PERMANENT EXHIBITS Exhibits explore Saskatchewan’s geological past, natural environment, First Nations history and modern concerns about our planet’s ecological health. One highlight is the Scotty exhibit in the T.rex Gallery.

DATE DAY: MUSEUM VIGNETTES This all-ages event is co-hosted with Dunlop Art Gallery, and offers a chance to do sketches based on museum exhibits. (Nov. 23, 1–4 p.m. Pre-register for one of four 45 minute sessions on the RSM website.)

AUTHOR TALK This online event is being held as part of Dinovember. It features a discussion with paleontologist W. Scott Persons on his new book Mega-Rex: A Tyrannosaurus Named Scotty. (Nov. 24, 4:30–5 p.m.)

Saskatchewan Science Centre

2903 Powerhouse Dr.  306-522-4629  sasksciencecentre.com

PERMANENT EXHIBITION To accommodate safety concerns from the pandemic, the museum has undertaken several design changes to its exhibition space and theatre.

JOYLAB 2.0 This exhibit is a sequel to a show that ran last fall that involves quirky installations meant to inspire joy in viewers. (Until Dec. 30.)

IMAX FILMS Currently screening are Asteroid Hunters, Into Nature’s Wild, Great Bear Rainforest and Superpower Dogs. On Nov. 20 at 7 p.m., there is a double-header screening of Asteroid Hunters and the 1998 Hollywood movie Deep Impact.

Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame

2205 Victoria Ave.  306-780-9232  sasksportshalloffame.com

PERMANENT EXHIBITS This museum celebrates the sporting accomplishments of individuals and teams with ties to the province.

PRAIRIE PRIDE: A HISTORY OF SASKATCHEWAN FOOTBALL This exhibit celebrates the province’s love affair with all things pigskin/gridiron. (Through the fall.)