Learn the stories of the "Father of Manitoba", the Métis and French-Canadian settlers.
Le Musée de Saint-Boniface (PHS) is the oldest building in Winnipeg. Built for the Grey Nuns between 1846 and 1851 as the first convent and hospital in Western Canada, it now serves as a showcase of Métis and French-Canadian history. The site is in the heart of old Saint-Boniface and is a short walk across the Esplanade Riel from The Forks. Open Monday- Wednesday, Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm year-round as well as Saturday 12 pm to 4 pm. Weekend hours extended during spring, summer and fall. Admission charged. Tel. 204-237-4500; fax: 204-986-7964; Web: www.msbm.mb.ca E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: 494 avenue Taché.