Category - Winnipeg

3 awesome new things to see at the Manitoba Museum that you won't remember from your childhood

From the Earth History Gallery to the Science Gallery, if you were raised in southern Manitoba, chances are a wander through the Manitoba Museum will bring on some pretty intense nostalgia. Memories of field trips and spring break aside, the Manitoba Museum is evolving by adding new exhibits and improving old ones - and it has some pretty big plans for the future. Here are 3 new things you must check out at the Manitoba Museum, and a few things to look forward to in the years to come! 

Category - Winnipeg

4 Winnipeg museums you’ll want to make your home sweet home

If you have a love for visiting open houses, then we suggest visiting these four Winnipeg museums. While they are not for sale, they represent some of the city’s best preserved historic homes, complete with period features that will make you want to move right in. So take a look at these real estate listings to figure out which museum to visit first – the price of admission is way less than a down payment.

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Kids explain why they're obsessed with the Children's Museum

If you’ve ever taken your kids to the Children’s Museum located at The Forks in Winnipeg, then you will have been asked multiple times when you will be returning. I wanted to know why kids love the Children’s Museum, so I went straight to the source – my own kids, ages 6 and 4. In their own words (as well as some of my own), here is an explanation of child’s obsession with the Children’s Museum.

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Mikinak-Keya Tour at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights explores differences that make us the same

The room goes dark, a rattle shakes, and the rhythmic beat of a drum begins. Then comes the enchanting song, “Spirit of Life”, gifted to the guides by Dakota elder, Henry Skywater. The song embodies the very circular and cyclical journey that is life. This marks the beginning of the Mikinak-Keya Spirit Tour at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

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6 ways to have fun at the Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada

From vintage passenger planes to shiny propeller planes, the Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada is the place to go for the plane lover in your life. Even if you're not a plane aficionado, you won't be able to help but marvel at the sheer size, scale and complexity of these winged machines.  Of course, for the littlest ones among us, planes hold an entirely different level of magic, mystery and marvel--how do those things get into the sky anyway?--and the aviation museum is the perfect place to spend an afternoon with your family.