Souris Valley Museum


ABOUT US

The Souris Valley Museum is a regional history museum that focuses on human development and daily life in southeast Saskatchewan.

 

Mandate

The Museum provides residents and visitors of Estevan and area with an engaging depiction of the social and cultural influences and economic development of Southeast Saskatchewan through the collection, preservation, interpretation and exhibition of artifacts, images, documents and stories of significance to the region.

Objectives

o To acquire through gift, donation, and bequest, loan or purchase where necessary or desirable, items of historical significance that reflect the social and cultural influences and economic development of Southeast Saskatchewan.
o To collect, catalogue, preserve and interpret the above-mentioned items, to display and exhibit relevant items from the late 1800’s until the 1950’s.
o To engage with the community to create an interest in and awareness of the history of the social and cultural influences and economic development of Southeast Saskatchewan.
o To cooperate with and complement the existing museum facilities within the city of Estevan and surrounding communities.