Things to do in Winnipeg
1. The Leo Mol Sculpture Garden
Located in Assiniboine Park, this landscaped garden is the perfect place to spend a leisurely morning in Winnipeg. Take some time to wander through the statues and fountains, smelling the roses and taking in the picturesque scenery surrounding you. The park is also home to a zoo, and so can provide the perfect family day out.
2. Visit The Forks Market
Located at the junction of two mighty rivers, The Forks Market provides a unique shopping experience that is sure to delight visitors. You will find everything here from a fresh food emporium packed with the highest quality produce, to stalls featuring wares from 300 of Canada’s best artisans. The vendors are constantly changing, meaning no two days are ever the same.
3. Winnipeg Children’s Museum
Located in the heart of downtown Winnipeg, this museum will provide endless fun for all ages. Every gallery and exhibit is interactive and hands-on, so make sure you arrive ready to get stuck in! Key attractions include the Illusion Tunnel, Splash Lab and Tumble Zone, all of which provide an entertaining learning experience.
4. The Canadian Museum of Human Rights
This inspiring museum is the first of its kind that illustrates the past, present and future of human rights around the world. The exhibits are interactive and immersive first-hand accounts that will inspire you to make a difference long after you leave.
One of Winnipeg’s most unique activities, Lumberjax is home to one of the most popular indoor recreational activities today; axe throwing! Perfect for a day out with a difference, here you will learn some necessary axe throwing skills before battling it out against your friends and family to see who will become champion.
6. Assisniboine Park Zoo
Home to nearly 200 animal species the Assiniboine Park Zoo is a fantastic family day out. Just a few minutes from downtown Winnipeg in Assiniboine Park, the Zoo has been a “must do attraction for families, tourists while visiting Winnipeg. Within Assiniboine park Zoo’s 80 Acres you will find both indoor and outdoor exhibits where visitors can interact with animals from all around the world.