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Heritage Week Feb 19-25

Heritage Week Feb 19-25

The heritage conservation movement in Canada began during the 1950s due to moderism and the uncontrolled demolition of our built heritage. This was powered by grass-roots activism which eventually became quite affective. Priority of the movement was public policy and regulation to protect...


AHSS Update

AHSS Update

Current Priorities and Activities NEWSLETTER ... We recently launched an efficient and inexpensive open newsletter for members of the Society and other interested persons and related organizations. We are looking for contributors. WEBSITE ... We continue to add listings to our growing...


Provincial Archives Exhibit

Provincial Archives Exhibit

The Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan has launched its newest exhibit called Artful Conceptions: Architectural Drawings at the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan. You will find it at Government House in Regina until March 31st. The exhibit showcases reproductions of presentation drawings...


Catalogue Houses

Catalogue Houses

Development of Saskatchewan's architectural heritage was certainly influenced a century ago by how the T. Eaton Company of Winnipeg and other manufacturers of mail-order homes, like the Aladdin Company, rose to meet the immense demand for housing on the prairies. Consumers could pick the home...


Municipal Heritage Forum

Municipal Heritage Forum

The Ministry of Parks, Culture and Sport and the Saskatchewan Economic Development Association are hosting a municipal heritage forum in Saskatoon on Thursday, February 22, 2018. The forum will feature case studies that show how four Saskatchewan communities created citizen driven, heritage...


Directory of Heritage Professionals

Directory of Heritage Professionals

Did you know the Architectural Heritage Society of Saskatchewan maintains an online directory of heritage professionals? We do, primarily to provide you a source of contacts for advice, funding, planning and restoration. This register lists architects, designers, engineers,...


Saskatchewan Archives

Saskatchewan Archives

At the City of Saskatoon Archives, they work to preserve and provide access to the historical records of the City as well as to those of historically significant individuals and organizations. Did you know that the Saskatoon area has been inhabited for at least 8,000 years. Remnants of the...


Built Heritage Archive?

Built Heritage Archive?

Many organizations and individuals have accumulated a wide range of books, records and other resources associated with built heritage and Saskatchewan. Some old books are, in themselves, works of art and of heritage value. Directors of the Society are talking about creating, perhaps online,...