Gimli Glider Museum

Educate, Enlighten & Entertain is the intent of the Gimli Glider Exhibit. An interactive, experiential discovery of the famous skilled landing that impacted training and operations throughout the industry.

The story is told in depth with video and personal recollections of the 1983 event, accompanied by important artifacts. Our full-scale, mock-cockpit simulator provides an experience of an eight mile approach to the runway piloting a disabled airliner.

Official Gimli Glider Day each year is July 23rd. 2018 is the 35th Anniversary and it will be celebrated over two days of events.

Fly-In Event July 22nd 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Capt. Bob Pearson flies in at noon to the Gimli Airport. Here is your chance to fly in a real WWII War Bird! Book Your Flight! View our Facebook site or contact Exhibit 204-642-5577

Dinner Event July 22nd - 6:30 $30 per Ticket @ Exhibit

July 23rd Capt. Bob Pearson will unveil the large tail/rudder section artifact at noon and remain in the Exhibit to meet with the public until 2:00PM

119B 1st. Avenue - Located in the Lakeview Hotel
Summer Hours Open Daily 11-5
PH: 204-642-5577

Manitoba Flight Pass

Gimli Glider Museum

Prepare for take-off! Buckle your seat belt and get ready for the Manitoba Flight Pass. Discover the history of aeronautics in Manitoba and Canada and a new family fun adventure when you purchase this mobile savings pass and unlock discounts.