Manitoba Legislative Building
Restored to its original 1895 Queen Anne Revival architectural style, this museum is the former home of Sir Hugh John MacDonald, son of...
Winnipeg Art Gallery
This ship-shaped gallery plots a course for contemporary Manitoban and Canadian artists, including the world's largest collection of...
Upper Fort Garry Gate
Saved from Philistine developers, the original 1830s oak, stone and mortar walls stand where four different forts have stood since 1738....
Royal Winnipeg Ballet
An excellent international reputation means performances at Centennial Concert Hall are popular.
Across from Union Station, VJ's is a fave for take-out fixes. There may be a line at lunchtime, but overstuffed chili dogs, greasy...
Lonely Planet review
Designed during Winnipeg's optimistic boom of the early 20th century, this building flaunts neoclassical beaux-arts design, limestone construction and governmental importance above the Red River. Surrounded by impeccable lawns and gardens, ancient gods and contemporary heroes are immortalized, including the Louis Riel monument facing St Boniface. 'Eternal Youth and the Spirit of Enterprise' – aka Golden Boy – shines his 23½-carat gold-covered splendor atop the oxidized copper dome.