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Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Solemn, Moving, Beautiful Building

I must have spent 3 hours at the museum, and enjoyed walking around, walking the (easy) ramps and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Los Angeles, California
One of the Most Interesting Museums Ever

This is a wonderful museum. The building is great inside and out, adding to the overall feel of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
San Diego, California
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Canada's new national museum is a unique exploration of the importance of human rights. Interactive digital technology, video, film and art are designed to educate and inspire. An unforgettable visitor experience in a stunning new architectural...more
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85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0L5, Canada
+1 204-289-2000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I must have spent 3 hours at the museum, and enjoyed walking around, walking the (easy) ramps and the steps to the top of the tower. There is a lot to think about, and I was lucky that on this day (a holiday break day...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a wonderful museum. The building is great inside and out, adding to the overall feel of the museum and its contents. The exhibits were well done and very interesting. There is a lot of walking if you elect not to use the elevator...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had been wanting to go to this museum since I had heard about its opening a few years ago. I was in Winnipeg for work recently and as soon as I found out I'd be going to Winnipeg, I immediately added this museum to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Meg C
Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum is a "must see" in Winnipeg. Experience the museum with a guided tour, it really enhances the experience. Allow yourself a lot of time, 4-5 hours easily. It is an excellent education and experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank brianmm58
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In Winnipeg visiting so decided to go Very good displays informative Learned a lot about other cultersCan see in our changing world we still have a long way to go We can't change the past but hopefully can help change the future With knowledge comes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an experience! It is clear that much thought went into this historic museum. The Nelson Mandela exhibit is through, educational and touching. So many exhibits were powerful, esp. the one about the indiginous people. We only made it through the 4th floor - a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank CocoBeans1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get a deeper understanding about the intolerant societal, political and economic pre-conditions that have lead to the willfull and planned denial of individual and collective human rights.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Rick L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this museum a year ago and were very impressed. This time they had a display on Nelson Mandela. It was very well done and easy to understand. The museum is large and laid out extremely well. The people working there know a lot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank larkenRidgefield_CT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the opportunity to visit the museum on a day off while in town. The building itself is stunning inside and out. The architects really outdid themselves when creating this building. The staff we're very friendly and helpful and were positioned everywhere within the museum...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank 513ghislaing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visit Wednesday evening from 5:00 until 9:00 pm for $5.00 each adult and we paid an additional $5.00 each for his exhibit. Enter from the ground floor and it rises 7 floors and the ramps criss cross much like at Hogwarts. Wheelchair accessible and there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 87wendys
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16 June 2018|
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Response from Maureen F | Property representative |
It’s right downtown — at The Forks.
6 September 2017|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
I would have to give the same answers as already provided by other reviewers. There is the Inn at the Forks that could be checked out at well.
15 September 2016|
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Response from senada-mike | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry I did not see msg sooner. I think it was $5 less than adult ones . But they also have 1st Wednesday of the month for free at certain hours. You can go on their website for details.