Manitoba Museum

190 Rupert Avenue
Winnipeg, MB - R3B 0N2

Type: Arts Museums, Science Museums, History Museums, Natural History Museums
(204) 956-2830
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The Manitoba Museum, located in the heart of Winnipeg, is the province's largest museum and a hub of cultural and historical exploration. Since its establishment in 1965, the museum has been dedicated to showcasing Manitoba's rich history, diverse cultures, and natural heritage through engaging exhibitions, interactive displays, and educational programs. It serves as a prominent institution for both locals and visitors to learn about the fascinating stories and unique identity of Manitoba.

The museum's extensive collections span a wide range of topics, including Indigenous cultures, Manitoba's pioneering history, natural history, and science. Visitors to the Manitoba Museum can explore immersive galleries that bring the past to life, from the Ancient Seas exhibit featuring fossils and specimens from prehistoric eras to the Urban Gallery showcasing the development of Winnipeg and its communities over time. Additionally, the museum's Planetarium offers captivating shows that explore the wonders of the cosmos and inspire curiosity about the universe.

One of the highlights of the Manitoba Museum is the Nonsuch Gallery, which houses a full-scale replica of the Nonsuch, a 17th-century ship that played a pivotal role in the history of exploration and trade in Canada. Visitors can step aboard the meticulously recreated vessel and learn about the fur trade era, maritime history, and the journeys of early explorers. With its diverse array of exhibits, hands-on activities, and educational programming, the Manitoba Museum offers an enriching and entertaining experience for visitors of all ages.

Please note that the Manitoba Museum typically operates year-round, with varying hours depending on the day of the week and season. Visitors are encouraged to check the museum's website for current exhibitions, special events, and updated operating hours before planning their visit. Whether you're interested in history, science, or cultural heritage, the Manitoba Museum provides a captivating journey through the stories and landscapes of Manitoba.

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Opening Hours Summer (May 19 to September 4, 2017)
Saturday to Thursday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Winter (September 5 May 18,2017)
Tuesday to Friday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday: Closed
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Fees Adult(18 - 64): $19.50
Senior(65+): $15.50
Student(13 - 17): $15.50
Child(3 -12): $12.50
Child( Under 3): Free
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