Hot this week – April 2 to 8

Header photo: INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE exhibit at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. Featured work: Joi T Arcand. ᓂᓄᐦᑌ ᓀᐦᐃᔭᐘᐣ (ninohtē-nēhiyawān), 2017. Photo: Scott Benesiinaabandan. Just off the heels of a fantastic spring break and quality time with family, it’s back to the grind of school, work and busy schedules. No matter how busy it gets, you should still make some time to enjoy life and a few of the thrills of the province. Here’s what’s hot in Manitoba.

Your next vacation is at a research station in the wilds of Manitoba's subarctic

If your idea of a vacation tends to deviate from the norm of beach-lazing days, it’s time to clue into a total gem right here in Manitoba. The Churchill Northern Studies Centre is a real life, operational research center located 30 minutes outside of the town of Churchill. By welcoming both scientists and curious tourists into its barracks, it's also an affordable and completely unique way to experience the north. 

Hot this week – Spring Break edition

Spring break is here. For some families, this means spending quality time with the kids, but it also means lots of planning. This week’s Hot this Week hopes to make planning fun time with your kids a little bit easier. Of course, there’s still lots of other things going on; one fairly new and

Must-see-um madness: Snow Lake Mining Museum wins!

How was the final round, you ask? Utter madness! 😱 It was an all-nighter as Minnedosa Museum & Heritage Village fought hard and true, but with a margin of only 16 (yes 16!) votes, Snow Lake Mining Museum is officially our Must-see-um Madness Champion ! CONGRATULATIONS! 🙌🙌🙌 So what is a

Must-see-um Madness: championship round

After two weeks of fierce competition, we've made it to the final round at last. Let's take a closer look at our championship round Must-see-ums... Snow Lake Mining Museum Located in the small northern town of Snow Lake, this Manitoba Star Attraction speaks to the history of one of the major

Must-see-um madness: final four

With only four museums remaining, we’re getting down to the nitty gritty in our Must-see-um Madness competition. Let's take a look at which lucky museums squeezed their way into the next round... As the (now) sole representation for northern Manitoba, the Snow Lake Mining Museum will dig deep to

Hot this week – March 19 to 25

Do you know what tomorrow is? It’s the first day of spring! And while winter has been great strolling through Ice Castles and dining on a frozen river and skating on every frozen surface possible, it’s time to bid our fair friend adieu. Now, we’re looking forward to blooms and greenery, and just in

Must-see-um Madness: elite eight

After an intense, nail-biter of a weekend, leaders have emerged as victorious in each of our Must-see-um categories. Let's take a look at the results: As home to former Manitoba premier Sir Hugh John Macdonald, the Dalnavert Museum proved its weight in votes and dominated the House of History

Must-see-um Madness: sweet sixteen

Oh round one, you sure did take our museum-loving hearts for a wild ride. We watched with anticipation as competing Must-see-ums fought for their life by rallying fans and supporters from across the province. The results are in: In our Houses of History bracket, Dalnavert Museum rolled up in true