The Manitoba Museum
|Location||Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada|
|Coordinates||49°54′00″N 97°08′12″W / 49.90000°N 97.13667°W / 49.90000; -97.13667 Coordinates :||49°54′00″N 97°08′12″W / 49.90000°N 97.13667°W / 49.90000; -97.13667|
|Type||provincial human and natural history museum|
|Key holdings||Hudson's Bay Company Collection|
|Visitors||303,191 (2017) |
|Architect||Herbert Henry Gatenby Moody|
|Owner||Manitoba Centennial Centre|
What number of places can you find that take you to all the important locations in the world, from ancient Cretaceous Period creatures, through time and space, up to the Prairie Plains, all within one building? You haven't visited the Manitoba Museum if your answer is no. Its permanent galleries are immersive and will excite both adults as well as children. You will be delighted to see the Manitoba Museum's Planetarium, which features one of the best projection systems in the world, as well as some of Canada's most significant historical artifacts at the Hudson's Bay Company Museum Museum.
Whether you're looking to catch a Planetarium show on one of the world's most advanced projection systems or admire the nine permanent galleries, this Winnipeg Museum is a wonderful place to spend the day.You can learn about the dinosaurs of the Cretaceous Period, the mesmerizing cosmos, or the prairie plains that make up much of Western Canada, all under one roof, making this one of the best indoor activities in Winnipeg.If you want to continue learning about the history of Winnipeg and Canada in general, we suggest going to Lower Fort Garry Historical Site , which is about one hour outside of the city. This is one of the best historical sites in Winnipeg and is basically a living history museum with actors in period clothing demonstrating life back in the 1800s.
What are the Known Features of The Manitoba Museum?
Manitoba Museum is the largest non-profit center for science and heritage in Manitoba. The Museum is known for its vivid representation of Manitoba's rich, diverse history, Planetarium presentations, and Science Gallery exhibitions.
Is there a Manitoba Museum that is free of charge?
Admission tickets are not required. You can accompany a disabled person (upto two support persons per visitor). Applies to general admission for Museum Galleries, Planetarium and Science Gallery.
Are Manitoba Museums Open?
All museums in Manitoba are currently closed due to new COVID restrictions.
The Manitoba Museum is a century old
The Manitoba Museum is the first Canadian museum to recreate marine life as it was 450 million years ago.