APRIL 23, 2015 - Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

APRIL 23, 2015
Canadian Museum for Human Rights | www.museumforhumanrights.ca Newly opened in September 2014, the Canadian Museum for Human Rights is the first museum solely dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights. It is the first national museum to be built in nearly half a century, and the first outside the National Capital Region of Canada.Creating inspiring encounters with human rights, visitors are engaged in an immersive, interactive experience that offers both the inspiration and tools to make a difference in the lives of others. Journey to Churchill at Assiniboine Park Zoo | www.assiniboineparkzoo.ca The highly anticipated 10‐acre Journey to Churchill exhibit opened July 3rd, 2014, featuring expansive new polar bear, arctic fox, muskox, snowy owl, grey wolves and seal habitats, as well as interactive interpretive components, an eight minute film experience inside Manitoba’s largest 360‐degree theatre, incredible underwater viewing tunnels and more.The Assiniboine Park Zoo experience will be one of the most impressive Zoo attractions in North America. The Forks National Historic Site |www.theforks.com Discover an urban oasis in the heart of Winnipeg. As a historic meeting place, located at the junction of the Assiniboine and Red Rivers, enjoy the river walk, shops and green space and a stunning array of dining experiences, a constantly changing slate of entertainment and events, and unique attractions that encompass the site’s natural, historic and man‐made features. Royal Canadian Mint | www.mint.ca Get up close with all that glitters at the Royal Canadian Mint, where every Canadian circulation coin is produced! View the beautiful 110‐foot tall glass tower designed by local architect Étienne Gaboury and the display of 75 flags representing all countries that have coins produced in Winnipeg. Learn about coin production and explore the Interactive Coin Museum, including the chance to lift and hold a 23‐pound gold bar worth approximately $600,000. Winnipeg Art Gallery | www.wag.ca Winnipeg is the hottest art making city in Canada and the WAG will show you why. The WAG, having celebrated its centennial anniversary in 2012, is established as one of Canada's leading art museums, with exhibitions of local, national, and international artists. WAG offers almost 24,000 works of art ranging from 15th‐century European paintings to 21st century American multi‐media art, and represents artists from countries and cultures around the globe. The Manitoba Museum, Planetarium and Science Gallery | www.manitobamuseum.ca The Manitoba Museum is an award‐winning heritage and edutainment centre featuring an ever‐
changing variety of exhibits, a Planetarium, Science Gallery and 9 permanent galleries. It offers a vivid portrayal of Manitoba's rich, colourful history and is home to one of Canada's most important historical collections: The Hudson's Bay Company Museum Collection. Shopping Corydon Avenue |www.corydonbiz.com Known as Winnipeg's "Little Italy," the buzzing Corydon strip is a shopping hot spot chock full of boutiques and galleries. Exchange District | www.exchangedistrict.org A unique backdrop of turn‐of‐the‐century architecture showcasing galleries, boutiques the city’s most divine dining spots. Osborne Village | www.osbornevillage.com The "Village," where boho meets cool. One‐of‐a‐kind, independent stores make it a snap to pick up a unique gift. Polo Park Shopping Centre |www.polopark.ca Winnipeg's largest shopping and dining destination with 200 stores, restaurants and a multiplex movie theatre. Events Listing: April 18‐26, 2015 April 9‐26, 2015 Prairie Theatre Exchange: Hound of the Baskervilles www.pte.ca | 204.942.7291 3rd Floor, 393 Portage Place Shopping Centre April 18, 2015 Le Cercle Molière: Je…adieu www.cerclemoliere.com | 204.956.2830 Le Cercle Molière, 340, boulevard Provencher April 22, 2015 Manitoba Chamber Orchestra: Chamber Night www.temco.ca | 204.783.7377 Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Ave April 23‐26, 2015 Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre: Clever Little Lies www.mtc.mb.ca | 204.942.6537 Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre,174 Market Avenue April 23, 2015 The Harlem Globetrotters www.ticketmaster.ca | 1.855.985.5000 MTS Centre, 300 Portage Avenue April 18, 2015 The Archduke ‐ Virtuosi Concert Series www.virtuosi.mb.ca | 204.786.9000 Eckhardt‐Gramatté Hall, University of Winnipeg April 18, 21, 24, 2015 Manitoba Opera: Turandot www.manitobaopera.mb.ca | 204.944.8824 Centennial Concert Hall, 555 Main Street April 25, 2015 Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra: Charles Chaplin, The Circus www.wso.ca | 204.949.3999 Centennial Concert Hall, 555 Main Street April 17, 2015 to March 31, 2016 Olympus: The Greco‐Roman Collections of Berlin www.wag.ca | 204.786.6641 Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Boulevard April 26 to May 2, 2015 Winnipeg Wine Festival www.winnipegwinefestival.com | 1.800.565.7776 RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, 375 York Avenue Transportation Information Unicity Taxi: www.unicitytaxi.mb.ca | 204.925.3131
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