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Manitoba Electrical Museum & Education Centre

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Very good detailed exhibits

Great place to visit, learned alot about power production and distribution in the province. Every... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Acwcat
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Goderich, Canada
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I had a great time visiting it and really enjoyed the visit to manitoba electrical museum of canada.

Reviewed 1 June 2018
2001swapnil2001
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Ahmedabad District, India
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Explore the history of hydroelectric power in Manitoba from the 1880s to now. Check out a replica electric streetcar, a towering robot made of over 50 household appliances and the interactive discovery area on the lower level. Open Monday to...more
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680 Harrow Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 2P4, Canada
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Great place to visit, learned alot about power production and distribution in the province. Every consumer should see this place to understand what's involved in supplying hydro to the public

Thank Acwcat
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

I had a great time visiting it and really enjoyed the visit to manitoba electrical museum of canada.

Thank 2001swapnil2001
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Museum is free and has a ton of info about hydro power in Manitoba. Great displays and a really great Christmas themed display In the winter.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Never been here and it was a delight to see back to the past. Many of the pictures brought back memories of my youth. Also it was interesting to understand the history of power generation in Manitoba.

Thank Caribbeancrazy243
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed 2 hours at the electrical museum. Thank you Amelia and Blain for a great tour. Amelia has a great personality. This museum has a lot to offer. Manitoba Hydro has contributed significantly to Manitoba s rich history in electricity. Great tour. .... Gerry...More

Thank Gerry S
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is an interesting museum for anyone who is interested in learning about electricity and history. It would make a good field trip for school age children.

Thank ROBIN M
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I have been to the museum many times. The museum is a great place to enhance the grade 6, 9 and 11 electricity units in Science. Almost all curricular outcomes can be covered during a two hour tour. Electrical safety is presented through videos and...More

Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Attended over last Christmas season, and found many interesting articles that prompted wonderful childhood memories

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

really neat place to visit to see some of the history of Manitoba's electrical system. and the scavenger hunt was a blast.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Well displayed. Well taken care. Enjoyed very much the visit. Parking was not an issue and information was very handy.

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