A unique experience awaits visitors at the Mennonite Heritage Village (Canada) Inc. This 40 ac complex spreads out from a street reminiscent of the Mennonite villages found in southern Manitoba during the late 1800s. A windmill with 20 m/60 ft sails dominates the village. Century-old dwellings, church and school are furnished to the period. The Livery Barn Restaurant serves tasty Mennonite fare, from traditional recipes, in a pioneer setting. The general store offers locally crafted items, stone-ground flour, old-fashioned candy, a selection of souvenirs. Open May, June, September 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday to Saturday, noon – 5 p.m. Sunday; July and August 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday, noon – 6 p.m. Sunday.
The Village Centre houses exhibition galleries, a room for the care and preparation of collections, a Souvenir and Book Shop and public space. Pioneer Days is held every August long weekend. Open year-round, hours same as heritage village and October to April 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday to Friday. Admission charged. Tel. 204-326-9661, Toll-free: 1-866-280-8741, Fax: 204-326-5046; Web: www.mhv.ca E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Hwy. 12 N.