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Ranked #1 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: History Museums; Natural History Museums; Observatories/ Planetariums; Museums
Owner description: This museum provides ­a unique journey through the province of Manitoba, the world and the universe. Explore diverse... more » Owner description: This museum provides ­a unique journey through the province of Manitoba, the world and the universe. Explore diverse ecological environments and blast off on an interactive tour of the current night sky. « less
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Ranked #2 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Owner description: Folklorama is the largest and longest-running multicultural festival of its kind in the world, as determined by the... more » Owner description: Folklorama is the largest and longest-running multicultural festival of its kind in the world, as determined by the International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts. Partnering with diverse ethno-cultural communities, the Folklorama Festival attracts over 400,000 visits to Winnipeg every year during the first two weeks of August. Throughout the year, Folklorama is sustained by three business divisions that were created as a result of the success of the Festival: Travel, Talent, and Teachings. « less
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Ranked #3 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Gardens; Parks; Zoos; Outdoors
Owner description: Spend the day at this pleasant park which features a zoo, fabulous English gardens, scenic walking paths, a minature train... more » Owner description: Spend the day at this pleasant park which features a zoo, fabulous English gardens, scenic walking paths, a minature train and a theater,among other amenities. « less
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Ranked #4 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: Winnipeg's Aviation Museum -- dedicated to the preservation, restoration and display of Canada's unique aviation heritage... more » Owner description: Winnipeg's Aviation Museum -- dedicated to the preservation, restoration and display of Canada's unique aviation heritage from the golden age of bush flying. « less
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Ranked #5 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Historic Sites; Parks; Cultural
Owner description: Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site of CanadaHistory will unfold before your eyes at this restored 19th century fort... more » Owner description: Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site of CanadaHistory will unfold before your eyes at this restored 19th century fort where costumed staff recreate the 1850s in the Red River Valley. Come and meet the Governor of the Hudson’s Bay Company as he strolls through his garden, barter with the company clerk, sit in a tipi and listen to the whispers of ancient legends, and touch the coarse fur of a bison hide at the oldest stone fur trading post in North America – or, if you prefer, scour the fort for clues in a family scavenger hunt. There is something here for the whole family.Living-history programs run mid-May – Labour Day, 9:00 – 5:00 daily. Daily guided tours in English and French and motorized access for mobility challenged visitors available. Regularly scheduled tours are offered in September. Don’t forget to ask us about our Halloween and Christmas programs. The site is open to groups year-round for tours, weddings or meetings by pre-booking. « less
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Ranked #6 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural

Slip on your mittens, put on your skates and join in the fun on the longest naturally-frozen skating trail in the world! With an approximate length of 9.34 kilometers, the... more »

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Ranked #7 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Landmarks
Owner description: Visitors from outside Manitoba as well as residents of the province are always made welcome at our magnificent Legislative... more » Owner description: Visitors from outside Manitoba as well as residents of the province are always made welcome at our magnificent Legislative Building. Everyone is invited to watch the proceedings of the Legislative Assembly when it is in session from the vantage point of the Visitors' Gallery. The building is open every day for self-guided tours from 8:00 am - 8:00 pm. From September - June, guided tours are available on a pre-booked basis for groups of 10 or more. To book an appointment please call the Tour Program Office. From July 1 to the Labour Day long weekend in September, tours are offered on an hourly basis. The Legislative Building is wheelchair accessible, including the Visitors' Gallery. « less
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Ranked #8 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Outdoors
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Ranked #9 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Parks; Cultural
Owner description: Year Round Edutainment Learn it, love it, and live it up in our 640-acre backyard! Choose from a variety of outdoor... more » Owner description: Year Round Edutainment Learn it, love it, and live it up in our 640-acre backyard! Choose from a variety of outdoor activities—for a new adventure every day.• Interpretive Centre • Buffalo Stone Café • Aquarium of the Prairies • Burrowing Owl Enclosure • Bison Prairie • Saturn Family Tree House • Tipi Encampment • Prairie Dog Town • Pioneer Sod House • 7 km of forest trails • Nature Shop • floating marsh boardwalks • wildlife watching • canoeing & fishing on 5 lakes • cross-country skiing • snowshoeing • toboganning • public programs & events. Whether you are planning a first-time or return visit to this very special place, we are sure that you will leave with new insights into the natural world, a deeper appreciation of Manitoba’s heritage, new information and actions for sustainable living, and plenty of fresh air, memories of fun and discovery with family and friends. « less
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Ranked #10 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
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Ranked #11 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Educational Sites; Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Located minutes from downtown Winnipeg, Fort Gibraltar is an ideal venue for hosting a variety of events: weddings, corporate... more » Owner description: Located minutes from downtown Winnipeg, Fort Gibraltar is an ideal venue for hosting a variety of events: weddings, corporate meetings, private functions, group tours and more! Three rooms are available year-round, offering modern facilities in an historical setting. In the summer, Fort Gibraltar is also a living history museum offering interactive and educational guided tours about the fur trade era. Our costumed interpreters relive the daily life of the inhabitants of the site in 1815 as you visit significant buildings in the fort such as the blacksmith shop, the winterer's cabin and the trading post. In February, the historical venue is at the heart of the largest winter festival in Western Canada, the Festival du Voyageur. « less
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Ranked #12 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Canada's oldest civic art gallery, celebrates its 100th anniversary from Sept 2012 to Aug 2013. As... more » Owner description: The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Canada's oldest civic art gallery, celebrates its 100th anniversary from Sept 2012 to Aug 2013. As one of Canada's leading art museums, the WAG has over 25,000 works of art ranging from 15th century European paintings to 21st century American multi-media art, and has toured exhibitions around the world-Spain, Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela, Taiwan, Norway, China, Italy, and the United States. At the forefront in promoting Manitoba artists nationwide and abroad, the WAG also represents artists from countries and cultures from across the globe. « less
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Ranked #13 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Science Museums; Museums
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Ranked #14 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
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Ranked #15 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Government Buildings; Landmarks
Open Mon-fri 9-5 in winter, mon-sun 9-5 in summer. $5 per adults and $3 per child. Call to make reservations.
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Ranked #16 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
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Ranked #17 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #18 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
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Ranked #19 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Ranked #20 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Canadian Museum for Human Rights is a new national museum that opened in September 2014 as the first museum in the world... more » Owner description: The Canadian Museum for Human Rights is a new national museum that opened in September 2014 as the first museum in the world solely dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights. Using immersive multi-media technology and other innovative approaches, the Museum will create inspiring encounters with human rights as part of an unforgettable visitor experience in a stunning new architectural icon. « less
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Ranked #21 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Scenic Railroads; Landmarks
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Ranked #22 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
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Ranked #23 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Ranked #24 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Cemeteries; Religious Sites; Cultural

Historic Cathedral ruins.  Built in 1905 and burnt in 1968.  The new Cathedral is built inside the ruins.  Historic Cemetery infront with many prominant figures buried there ie... more »

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Ranked #25 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #26 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Children's Museums; Museums
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Ranked #27 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Historic Sites; Museums

The Grey Nuns' convent, Winnipeg's oldest building, houses Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum. Built for the Grey Nuns who arrived in the Red River Colony in 1844, the structure is... more »

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Ranked #28 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
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Ranked #29 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Museums
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Ranked #30 of 74 attractions in Winnipeg
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
Posh district lined with shops and restaurants.
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