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Nice Way to Pass a Couple of Hours

There are a number of cute shops and places to eat (fast food basically). There is a great wine... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sandyfSanDiego
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San Diego, California
Relaxing time

We enjoy going there and spending time. we especially like taking our Grandkids. there is always... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
T2770CHroberth
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Discover a green oasis in the heart of Winnipeg. This nine-acre (3.6 hectare) park, which encompasses open green spaces and tree-lined walkways, is a national treasure owned and operated by Parks Canada. Enlightening interpretive displays, inspiring...more
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401-25 Forks Market Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4S8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There are a number of cute shops and places to eat (fast food basically). There is a great wine store with very helpful and friendly staff. There is a fun candy store with lots of selection including some vintage candy. They even have gluten free...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoy going there and spending time. we especially like taking our Grandkids. there is always something going on to entertain them

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank T2770CHroberth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nicely set up for a walk along the river, sitting outside enjoying the view, shopping at some unique shops with local offerings like scented soy candles and other handmade goods or a nice meal out. Great selection of quick service restaurants with many different ethnic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shell C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to spend a couple of hours. Walking distance to two museums, promenade along the river and covered skating rink. Skate rental onsite.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jean_MarcR183
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a bite to eat in the Commons and then shopping at the Johnston Terminal and a stroll around the beautiful grounds. The seasonal lighting and music is wonderful. If you like skating there is the covered pavilion and trails that travel around the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For a train nerd like me this is a fantastic spot to hang out in the converted shops. Lots of cool stores as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked through this area on a snowy day. The Market place has neat little shops for purchasing souvenirs and gifts. The little restaurants were many and it is hard to chose where you want to eat. Convenient to downtown train station and other attractions. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mary B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This a very big park located next to the Red River and museum of Human Rights. It has murals showing some history of Winnipeg. There are benches to sit and relax. Nice place for a walk.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JamesKMTan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is wonderful. There are great views of the neighborhoods surrounding the river. It is a place where you can just sit and take in the beauty of the area, and stroll easily around reading the various information placards about the history of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barry D
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

We stayed at a nearby hotel and on November 3rd we walked over. Nicely laid out with plenty of informative placards along the way. We are at a nearby restaurant and all was enjoyable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brett R
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OkieDokies
24 July 2018|
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Response from bethk769 | Reviewed this property |
You can walk it or drive. There is a cost for parking at the Forks, although there are some parking spots that are free. We found one when we were there, but it was just lucky we got it. The museum will cost you, but it is... More
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lesley k
15 June 2016|
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Response from David K | Reviewed this property |
I have noticed other boats at different times some with families,parked their for a couple of hours.I would check with travel Manitoba.
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