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An Excellent 360 Degree Exhibit of Manitoba History and Culture

This is a rich and rewarding museum that communicates its messages well. The exhibits comprise... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Norm S
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A great educational Museum

I have been going to this museum on and off for field trips since I was a child. I always loved... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kiisez
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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.
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190 Rupert Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0N2, Canada
Downtown Winnipeg
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a rich and rewarding museum that communicates its messages well. The exhibits comprise Manitoba through the ages using a straightforward, well thought out time line approach. You glance at the province through its fossils, dinosaurs, original people culture, the arrival of the French...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Norm S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been going to this museum on and off for field trips since I was a child. I always loved visting this place. I intend to take my son sometime soon! I love the giant pirate ship that you can go on and all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kiisez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome museum. Great collection, fantastic displays. Love a visit to the museum. Go see the nunsuch an entire ship inside

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank milesr507
Debra F, Director of Sales at Manitoba Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive feedback! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Several of the exhibits were closed for construction when we were there but over all it's a pretty cool place to visit. We bought a year membership for our family,but not sure we will use it again. The parking is outrageously priced if you want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank laurafJ4274XP
Debra F, Director of Sales at Manitoba Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting the Manitoba Museum. The Manitoba Museum is mid way through a major gallery renewal project, Bringing our Stories Forward which will update 42% of our Galleries and we are grateful for the public’s patience and understanding as the work is underway...More

Reviewed 12 January 2019

We absolutely loved this place. We were lucky enough to catch the hockey exhibition too which made it even better. You cant compare it to the Human Rights Museum which is more modern and high tech. This place tells the local story superbly. You'll want...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ferenc M
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Many interesting displays of provincial history. I've seen one movie in the planetarium, "Life: A Cosmic Story" and it was very interesting. The screen is actually the doomed roof. Great seats that you can sit back and look up to enjoy the view. Very informative...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alannak2003
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

We visited with grandchildren 5 & 10 years old to learn about the pioneer life; what brought people to Manitoba; the work that supported their lifestyle and even how many kids the average family had. After seeing the Museum of Human Rights the day prior,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank catherinej62
Debra F, Director of Sales at Manitoba Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2019

Hi Catherine, Thank you for visiting the Manitoba Museum and for bringing your grandchildren. The Manitoba Museum is mid way through a major gallery renewal project, Bringing our Stories Forward, and one of our main goals is to work with Indigenous communities to update their...More

Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Beautifully set up. Soo much information to take in and involves all your senses in the experience. The nonsuch is a highlight as is the old world town. A joy to explore for all ages! Our family has loved this museum since our children were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Shell C
Reviewed 7 January 2019

I haven't been to the Manitoba Museum since the Golden Boy was on display, which had to be at least 15 years ago! This weekend we decided to go, mainly to see the new, improved Nonshuch display, and it was well worth it! Newer displays...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paul U
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Visited the Manitoba Museum today with my brother, sister-in-law, and nieces (11, 13, 15). There was so much to do, we never made in past the ground floor. The science discovery zone for kids is fantastic! Perfect for kids of all ages. We also saw...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Debra F, Director of Sales at Manitoba Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Lisa this is fantastic! There is always more to discover at the Manitoba Museum and we look forward to having you and your family back to visit. It's certainly difficult to pick a favorite part of the Museum!

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Winter hours are. Closed Monday. 10:00 to4:00 Tue. To Fri. 11:00 To 5:00 Sat. And Sun.
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The museum is open all year .
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