Taste authentic home cooked fare and tour the pioneer village, complete with working windmill.
A unique experience awaits visitors at the Mennonite Heritage Village (Canada) Inc. This 40 acre complex spreads out from a street reminiscent of the Mennonite villages found in southern Manitoba during the late 1800s. A windmill with 20 m/60 ft sails dominates the village. Century-old dwellings, church and school are furnished to the period. The Livery Barn Restaurant serves tasty Mennonite fare, from traditional recipes, in a pioneer setting. The General Store offers locally crafted items, stone-ground flour, old-fashioned candy, a selection of souvenirs. Open May, June, September 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday to Saturday, 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday; July and August 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday, 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday. The Village Centre houses exhibit galleries, a room for the care and preparation of collections, a Souvenir and Village Books & Gifts Shop and public space. Pioneer Days is held every August long weekend. Open year-round, hours same as heritage village and October to April 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday. Admission charged. Tel. 204-326-9661, Toll-free: 1-866-280-8741, Fax: 204-326-5046; Web: www.mhv.ca E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Hwy. 12 N.