Ideas Taking Shape - This building is made of more than stone and steel, glass and concrete. It’s made of ideas. It is a visible symbol of ideas that have inspired Canadians to fight for human rights.
It's a First - This is the first national museum ever built outside of the National Capital Region.
A Prime Location - The building stands at the historic forks of the Red and Assiniboine rivers, the site of Canada’s first post-Confederation treaty with the First Nations. People—travelers, traders, activists and immigrants—have been meeting for thousands of years and the ground is rich in archeology. As a city, Winnipeg has been the site of important human rights battles, victories and defeats….
- The Riel Resistance, 1870
- The Manitoba Schools Question, 1890
- The Winnipeg General Strike, 1919
- The Persons Case, 1929
2017-02-26 12:00 to 16:00
2017-03-05 12:00 to 16:00
2017-03-12 12:00 to 16:00
2017-03-19 12:00 to 16:00
2017-03-26 12:00 to 16:00