Read between the lines at the restored family home of the famed Franco-Manitoban author.
La Maison Gabrielle Roy, completely restored to its original state, was Gabrielle Roy's sole Manitoba residence from 1909 to 1937. She was one of Canada's most influential authors of the 20th century. The house was the setting of several of her short stories and novels. Open year-round, June to August, Monday to Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 1 - 5 p.m.; September to May, Wednesday to Sunday 1 - 4 p.m. Admission charged. Main floor only wheelchair accessible. Tel. 204-231-3853; fax: 204-231-3910; Website: www.maisongabrielleroy.mb.ca E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: 375 rue Deschambault. (PHS)