November 29, 2021

Heritage Winnipeg’s 2nd Annual Donation Drive

Heritage Winnipeg and our city’s built heritage need your support! Please consider donating during our December Donation Drive to help our important work in promoting, educating and defending our city’s rich collection of historic resources. Advocacy is critical to the protection, financial viability and sustainability of our built heritage, now and for future generations. Current…

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November 12, 2021

City of Winnipeg Archives One Step Closer to Returning Home

Located at 380 William Avenue, the Carnegie Library building has been a source of contention between the City of Winnipeg and the historical/archival community for quite some time. Originally opening as Winnipeg’s first public library in 1905, the building has become an important historic site for Winnipeg. It housed a smaller branch of the Centennial…

October 28, 2021

Hot off the Press! Heritage Winnipeg’s Member Newsletter

Heritage Winnipeg is pleased to publish our first digital monthly newsletter! Exclusively for members, our newsletter is intended to keep them better informed on current issues. Through challenging times our organization continues to work tirelessly to protect, preserve and celebrate our built and cultural heritage. Conservation contributes to affordable spaces, economic viability, social connectivity and…

October 22, 2021

Broadway Ghost Walk: Enter for Your Chance to Win!

Congratulations to our winner for four tickets to the spooky Broadway Ghost Walk walking tour on Friday, October 29th, 2021 with the award winning SquarePeg Tours! Get in the Halloween spirit as you travel along Broadway hearing stories of haunted places and why ghosts may be lingering there. The tour starts on the steps of…

October 19, 2021

2021 Manitoba Heritage Summit: Videos Posted

Did you miss the 2021 Manitoba Heritage Summit on Thursday, October 14th? A recording of the entire Summit is now available online for you to watch! The Summit discussed the state of heritage in Manitoba, present opportunities and challenges in the heritage sector, and how heritage-related organizations are preparing to address them. There are five fantastic…

October 18, 2021

Call for Nominations! The 36th Annual Preservation Awards

Do you know a person, organization or project that went above and beyond to conserve Winnipeg’s built heritage in 2020 or 2021? Nominate them for Heritage Winnipeg’s 36th Annual Preservation Awards! Awards are handed out in three categories: Heritage Conservation, Distinguished Service and Youth. They recognize building owners, professionals, organizations and individuals that strive to…

October 4, 2021

Student Wanted: Digital Project Coordinator

Heritage Winnipeg is currently accepting applications for a Digital Project Coordinator funded through Young Canada Works. We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic individual is passionate about advocating for and celebrating Winnipeg’s built heritage to join our team. Depending on the COVID-19 situation, the position may require working from both home and our office…

Wanted: Executive Assistant

Heritage Winnipeg is currently accepting applications for an Executive Assistant funded through Young Canada Works. We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic individual who is passionate about advocating for and celebrating Winnipeg’s built heritage to join our team. Depending on the COVID-19 situation, the positions may require working from both home and our office…

October 2, 2021

Grand Reopening of the Ukrainian Labour Temple

Congratulations to the Ukrainian Labour Temple at 591 Pritchard Avenue on their grand reopening on Saturday, October 2nd, 2021! The newly renovated and accessible heritage building is an important community asset with a rich history, now ready to serve Winnipeg for another 100 years. Heritage Winnipeg commends the hard work and dedication that went into…

September 29, 2021

White Paper Released: Heritage in Manitoba 2020

In conjunction with the inaugural Manitoba Heritage Summit 2020, Manitoba’s eight Provincial Heritage Agencies commissioned a report on the state of heritage in Manitoba and its development over the next 10 to 20 years, looking toward a long-term vision for Manitoba’s 200th anniversary in 2070. The resulting white paper, Heritage in Manitoba 2020: Perspectives, Challenges,…

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