The best museums in Winnipeg in 2022

These are the top 20 best museums in Winnipeg, Canada, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2022. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

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These are the best museums in Winnipeg:

  1. The Royal Canadian Mint’s Winnipeg1

    The Royal Canadian Mint’s Winnipeg

    The Royal Canadian Mint ( French : Monnaie royale canadienne ) is the mint of Canada and a Crown corporation , operating under the Royal Canadian Mint Act . The shares of the Mint are held in trust for the Crown in right of Canada . The Mint produces all of Canada's circulation coins , and manufactu
  2. Manitoba Electrical Museum & Education Centre2

    Manitoba Electrical Museum & Education Centre

    Manitoba Electrical Museum and Education Centre is a museum in Winnipeg , Manitoba , dedicated to the electrical history of Manitoba. It is a volunteer-run organization housed in a converted electrical substation building. The Museum is affiliated with: CMA , CHIN , and Virtual Museum of Canada .
  3. Manitoba Museum3

    Manitoba Museum

    The Manitoba Museum , previously the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature , is a human and natural history museum in Winnipeg , Manitoba , as well as the province's largest, not-for-profit centre for heritage and science education. Located close to City Hall , the museum was designed in 1965 by Herber
  4. Assiniboine Park Zoo4

    Assiniboine Park Zoo

    Assiniboine Park Zoo is an 80-acre (32 ha) zoo at the west end of Assiniboine Park in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada. It has been best known for decades for its polar bear exhibit, of which the old enclosure was replaced in 2013 with Journey to Churchill. Established in 1904, it is managed by the Assi
  5. Canadian Museum For Human Rights5

    Canadian Museum For Human Rights

    The Canadian Museum for Human Rights ( CMHR ; French : Musée canadien pour les droits de la personne ) is a Canadian Crown corporation and national museum located in Winnipeg , Manitoba , adjacent to The Forks . The purpose of the museum is to "explore the subject of human rights with a special but
  6. Winnipeg Art Gallery6

    Winnipeg Art Gallery

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery ( WAG ) is an art museum in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada. Its permanent collection includes over 24,000 works from Canadian, indigenous Canadians , and international artists. The museum also holds the world's largest collection of Inuit art . In addition to exhibits for its
  7. OSEREDEOK - Ukrainian Cultural and Educational Centre7

    OSEREDEOK - Ukrainian Cultural and Educational Centre

    The Ukrainian Cultural and Educational Centre ( Ukrainian : Осередoк Украïнськoï Культури й Освiти , Oseredok Ukrains’koi Kul’tury i Osvity )—also known as Oseredok ( Ukrainian for 'centre')—is a museum , gallery , and library in Winnipeg , Manitoba , celebrating the Ukrainian Canadian community. It
  8. Manitoba Children's Museum8

    Manitoba Children's Museum

    The Manitoba Children's Museum is a non-profit, charitable children's museum located at The Forks in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada.
  9. Dalnavert Museum & Visitors’ Centre9

    Dalnavert Museum & Visitors’ Centre

    Dalnavert , also known as MacDonald House , is a historic house museum located in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada. It was designated as a National Historic Site of Canada in 1990.
  10. Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum10

    Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum

    Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum (also known as the St. Boniface Museum ) is a museum in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada, that is dedicated to Franco-Manitoban and Métis culture and history. It is located in the oldest building in Winnipeg, a former convent run by the Grey Sisters . Begun in 1846 and
  11. Winnipeg Railway Museum11

    Winnipeg Railway Museum

    The Winnipeg Railway Museum is a railway museum located on tracks 1 and 2 within the Via Rail -operated Union Station in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada . Volunteers from the Midwestern Rail Association Inc., a non-profit organization founded in 1975, operate the museum. The museum is affiliated with C
  12. Riel House National Historic Site12

    Riel House National Historic Site

    Riel House is a National Historic Site commemorating the life of the Métis politician and activist Louis Riel , and also the daily life of Métis families in the Red River Settlement . The house is situated in the historic St. Vital parish, Winnipeg in Manitoba Canada . From 1865, the residence belo
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    Winnipeg Police Museum

  14. Seven Oaks House Museum14

    Seven Oaks House Museum

    The Seven Oaks House Museum is a civic museum in Winnipeg , Manitoba . The two-storey log dwelling is designated a Provincial Heritage Site , and a Winnipeg Landmark Heritage Structure. Seven Oaks House is one of the oldest surviving residences in Manitoba and one of a handful of log buildings rema
  15. Maison Gabrielle-Roy15

    Maison Gabrielle-Roy

    The Maison Gabrielle Roy (or Maison Roy )—translated in English as the House of Gabrielle Roy (or Roy House )—is a museum in the former home of writer Gabrielle Roy . The house is located in the Saint Boniface area of Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada . The objective of the museum is to disseminate the w
  16. The Fort Garry Horse16

    The Fort Garry Horse

    The Fort Garry Horse Museum & Archives is a regimental museum in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada that displays the history of The Fort Garry Horse , a regiment of the Canadian Forces Army, from its origin to the present through use of artefacts, photographs and archival material. Located in the LCol Ha
  17. Ross House Museum17

    Ross House Museum

    The Ross House Museum is a museum located in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada , housed in a log house (constructed 1852–55) that was designated a Winnipeg Landmark Heritage Structure in 1980. The museum is affiliated with CMA , CHIN , and the Virtual Museum of Canada .
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    Fire Fighters Museum of Winnipeg

    The exhibition sheds light on the historical ways of fighting with fire. Modern and informative.
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    Plug In Ica

    Art presented in this venue will most likely blow your mind away. Often enliven with performances.
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    Living Prairie Museum

    The Living Prairie Museum is a 30-acre (12 ha) tall grass prairie preserve located between Daisy Road and Harcourt Street, east of Ness Ave. in the St. James-Assiniboia suburb in Winnipeg , Manitoba . It was discovered in 1968 when two botanists from a local sub-committee of the International Biolo

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