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Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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A different museum

This is a thought provoking place to visit. We loved it. Leave time to process what you are seeing... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Robyn Z
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Stunning - Like a Living Thing

This is quite possibly the most stunning building I have ever seen, both inside and outside, and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Victoria, Canada
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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0L5, Canada
+1 204-289-2000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a thought provoking place to visit. We loved it. Leave time to process what you are seeing and what it means. Just near the forks which is a nice walk before or a after

Thank Robyn Z
Reviewed yesterday

This is quite possibly the most stunning building I have ever seen, both inside and outside, and for what it represents. The space encourages reflection on such an important topic. We stopped here on a drive across Canada, and arrived late in the day. We...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

First off we entered the doors at the group entrance. Coming from the parking lot beside the train tracks, it's the first door you see. Didn't see a sign pointing us to the proper entrance. Maybe we missed it. After being shown to the ticket...More

Thank threeshoppers
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a museum that deserves your time. Plan on spending a few hours here. They have guided or self guided tours. It is worth it to have one of the very knowledgeable people take you around. They have permanent as well as temporary exhibits,...More

Thank Laurel R
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took our 2 grandchildren to visit the Museum of Human Rights and it was fabulous. The kids were especially interested in the Nelson Mandela exhibit. We spent a little over an hour watching the videos and reading all the information given. We had trouble...More

Thank CarolZ119
Reviewed 4 days ago

Like your parents taught you, "don't belive everything you read or hear.." The reason why I say this is because there are some pretty biased 'opinions' that can be found strewn throughtout the facility. Worth a visit though, make sure you have all day if...More

Thank Canucktravelbum
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is an inspiring and beautiful museum. The gift shop and restaurant are lovely. This is a must visit for all humans.

Thank ester94
Reviewed 5 days ago

What an amazing museum. It really gives you a look into the human experience and you get a better understanding of human rights in history. I especially loved the different types of multimedia used to showcase all of the different exhibits and information. It made...More

Thank Shannon S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A wonderful experience! The technologically robust displays are both far reaching and deep. An important destination - especially in these times when human rights are under attack around the world (and too close to home). You will come away with a better sense of the...More

Thank Wayne E
Reviewed 6 days ago

From the unique design of the building itself, going from darkness to light, from the depths to the apex, this museum is at once inspiring, challenging and ultimately a testimony to hope for a better future. Here in Winnipeg is a place where all people,...More

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June 15, 2018|
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Response from Maureen F | Property representative |
It’s right downtown — at The Forks.
September 5, 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.
September 15, 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.