Manitoba is home to some of the oldest buildings in Western Canada. Prince of Wales Fort near Churchill is the oldest still-standing establishment in the province, built in the early 1700s, with Lower Fort Garry following close behind. Though our historic buildings may not seem old compared to
When you visit Manitoba, you are also visiting Treaties 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 10 - the traditional lands of the Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota and Dene peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. Get to know these rich Indigenous cultures by supporting a local, Indigenous-led tour or workshop.
The weather has warmed up. The sun is shining. School is out and it's time to get out and explore. But sometimes exploration can be exhausting and time consuming and really, just a terribly long drive. That's where a family weekend getaway in Portage la Prairie comes in. Not the first thing you
Nestled on five acres of land on the eastern edge of Portage la Prairie, the lovely Fort la Reine Museum is one of the coolest pioneer villages in all of Canada. Dedicated to preserving the heritage of the prairies as well as the history of Portage la Prairie, the museum has over 25 historic
Wow, the Christmas season is coming in fast and furiously full of twinkling, sparkling lights. We might not have the usual amount of snow on the ground, or chill in the air, but as we all know, nothing stops Santa — he’s a right jolly old elf on a mission. This week’s hot list is chock-full of Santa
There’s a chill in the air, the evenings are getting shorter, and the leaves covering the lawns are changing from gold to bleary brown. Coupled with the sudden influx of flyers for costume shops and candy discounts, it can only mean one thing: Halloween is right around the corner! Here is our eerie