14 days of exhibits. Updated every second Thursday.
4607 Dewdney Ave. / 306-787-9316 / govhousesociety.ca
PERMANENT DISPLAY Revisit Saskatchewan’s past at the official residence of the province’s lieutenant-governor.
RICHARD THATCHER: GRID AND FLOW ABSTRACTIONS Exhibition of mixed media paintings where the artist combines the seemingly contradictory aesthetic strategies of the grid and free-flowing paint. (Until March 26.)
RCMP Heritage Centre
5907 Dewdney Ave. / 306-522-7333 / rcmphc.com
PERMANENT COLLECTION Range of displays exploring the RCMP’s nearly 150-year history, along with modern crime-fighting techniques and a new musical ride VR experience.
SGT. MAJOR’S PARADE Daily parade where the drill sergeant conducts a roll call and inspection of cadets. Register by noon to attend. (Monday to Friday, 12:45–1:15 p.m.)
ARCTIC ADVENTURES Family-friendly celebration featuring outdoor activities such as archery, mock ice-fishing, snow-shoeing, tips on wilderness survival and more. Co-hosted with Cabela’s. (Feb. 19, 11 a.m–4 p.m.)
Royal Saskatchewan Museum
2445 Albert St. / 306-787-2815 / royalsaskmuseum.ca
SNAKES ALIVE: SNAKES OF SASKATCHEWAN Live exhibit featuring the nine snake species native to Saskatchewan including rattle, bull and garter snakes. (Until May 2017, with a Q&A session Feb. 22–25 from 1:30–3:30 p.m.)
WE ARE ALL TREATY PEOPLE Exhibition commemorating the signing of Treaty 4 in 1874. Includes a copy of the treaty plus a pictograph by Chief Paskwa which describes the treaty from an Indigenous perspective. (Runs throughout the winter.)
PERMANENT EXHIBITS Variety of interactive exhibits that explore Saskatchewan’s geological past, natural environment, First Nations history and modern concerns about the ecological health of our planet.
Saskatchewan Science Centre
2903 Powerhouse Dr. / 306-522-4629 / sasksciencecentre.com
PERMANENT EXHIBITION Variety of hands-on exhibits exploring different scientific principles.
TODD MINTZ: ENDURANCE A world-renowned photographer who is a member of the Explorers Club, Mintz presents an exhibition of dramatic images of wildlife taken in locals from the Arctic to Grasslands National Park. (Until Feb. 19.)
Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame
2205 Victoria Ave. / 306-780-9232 / sasksportshalloffame.com
PERMANENT EXHIBITS Featured are displays celebrating athletes and teams who have excelled at the provincial, national and international level along with a multi-sport simulator.
FROZEN FABLES: A CENTURY OF SASKATCHEWAN IN THE NHL The NHL celebrates its centennial in 2017, and this exhibition examines the role of Saskatchewanians in the league as players, coaches and team executives. (Until April 22.)