The museum displays the largest private silver collection with in the world along with articles & artifacts of the past in the Weyburn & surrounding area. It is a non-profit, charitable and educational institution open to the public.
The Wilson Silver Collection consists of more than 5,000 items dated from 1750 to 1972. You will view everything from full tea services to opera glasses and spoons. Mr. Wilson was a bachelor who lived on the family farm northwest of Weyburn. After a lifetime of attending auction sales, he chose to will his collection to the Soo Line Historical Museum so everyone might enjoy his lifetime of collection.
The Museum is located on Highway #39 East, and hours of operation are:
Saturdays from 1:00 to 5:00 pm from September to mid-May
Open 7 days a week: 10:00 a.m. t0 6:00 p.m. from May 15th – August 25th, 2017
After hours tours are available by appointment
Soo Line Historical Museum Caboose Program – for children aged 3 and up! For details click HERE.