March 5, 2020

Streetcar 356

Help support the restoration of the Streetcar #356 through the GoFundMe Campaign.

In 1980, Heritage Winnipeg acquired Winnipeg Streetcar #356, accepting both ownership and responsibility for its continued preservation…

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February 20, 2020

2020 Heritage Preservation Award Winners

Congratulations to all the 2020 Annual Preservation Award Winners! Thank you to everyone who came out and celebrated the champions of Winnipeg's built heritage on February 18th, 2020. Special thanks to ThinkShift hosting the awards ceremony at the James Avenue Pumping Station! Be sure to read the NEW Heritage Winnipeg Blog for all the details…

February 18, 2020

Heritage @ Lunch

Join Heritage Winnipeg for a Lunch & Learn! 150 Year of Change: The Exchange District Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 12:00pm to 1:00pm – doors open at 11:45am 389 Main Street – The Millennium Centre FREE EVENT! Bring your lunch and spend an engaging hour learning about the history of Winnipeg's Exchange District! Murray Peterson (City…

January 14, 2020

35th Annual Preservation Awards

Heritage Winnipeg cordially invites you to the 35th Annual Preservation Awards Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 James Avenue Pumping Station 109 James Avenue   Doors open at 5:15 pm Ceremony commences at 5:45 pm Light reception to follow Preregistration is required as seating is limited CLICK TO PREREGISTER A FREE public event celebrated during Heritage Week…

December 9, 2019

Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who attended Heritage Winnipeg's 2019 Fall Fundraiser! It was a wonderful evening celebrating the holiday season in Winnipeg's first Heritage Conservation District! A big thank you to the wonderful homeowners, who so generously opened their home for the event. We would also like to thank our fantastic sponsors, WOW Hospitality, True…

September 28, 2019

1919 Strike: ILLUMINATED

STRIKE 1919 Screenings have ENDED. Thanks to everyone who came out to participate!  THANK YOU to Pattern Interactive for their incredibly hard work on this project, 201 Portage for allowing us to use their lot, and the Government of Canada for their generous financial support.    To learn more about the project, and to watch…

September 3, 2019

National Trust for Canada 2019 Conference

THANK YOU to all the staff, sponsors and delegates who took part in the National Trust Conference 2019!  We had an excellent time showcasing all of Winnipeg's built heritage to 450+ heritage volunteers, policymakers, and professionals from across Canada.  

July 15, 2019

Remembering David McDowell

'Prince' of the city Educator and passionate historian David McDowell led charge for protection of Winnipeg's architectural heritage By Tessa Vanderhart Winnipeg Free Press, July 15, 2019 Read the full article WAYNE GLOWACKI/WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES – David McDowell posed in Streetcar 356 for a Winnipeg Free Press story in 2005. His heritage colleagues vow…

Remembering David McDowell ‘Prince’ of the city

Educator and passionate historian David McDowell led charge for protection of Winnipeg’s architectural heritage. “They call him “the father of Winnipeg’s heritage movement,” because without David McDowell, landmarks such as the Millennium Centre and Dalnavert might be ancient history…

July 2, 2019

Five Years Of Heritage Headlines

Join us in celebrating five years of Heritage Winnipeg blogs! Every week, you have the chance to win a Heritage Winnipeg prize pack. All you have to do is be a blog-subscriber and correctly answer our weekly-trivia question. Use our blog to help you find the right answer! Questions will be sent out via email,…

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