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Museums

Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre

The Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre

The Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre has the largest collection of Cretaceous-period marine reptile fossils in Canada. Wind your way through the displays and discover prehistoric marine life forms, such as Mosasaurs, Plesiosaurs etc. Other activities available at the museum include Summer Day Camps, Birthday Parties, Special Workshops, and a Public Palaeontology Program, which allows you to participate in an actual excavation of fossils on the Manitoba Escarpment. Group tours are welcome. Visit www.discoverfossils.com for more information.

Manitoba Baseball Hall of Fame

The Manitoba Baseball Hall of Fame

The Manitoba Baseball Hall of Fame, (handicap accessible) is located in the foyer of the Morden Recreation Centre at 2nd and Gilmour Streets. This facility, opened in the summer of 1998, displays memorabilia special to the inductees, fans and many who play or have played this favourite summer game. Be a part of Manitoba’s Heritage by coming to see the outstanding teams, players, coaches, officials, and builders of baseball from the past and present. There are displays of memorabilia related to the history of baseball in Manitoba, some dating back to the 1900’s.

For more information, contact Curator Joe Wiwchar (204) 822-4636, or visit www.mbhof.ca.

Pembina Threshermen’s Museum

Pembina Threshermen’s Museum

Love antiques &/or Canadian prairie history?  Don’t miss this Manitoba prairie ‘gem’!  Step back in time and explore an amazing collection of early pioneer and Mennonite history at the Pembina Threshermen’s Museum (PTM).  Dedicated to preserving the Pembina Valley heritage, acres of historic and replica buildings full of antiques, working farm machinery from local communities, interactive Antique & Scavenger Hunts offer old-fashioned fun and adventure at this outdoor pioneer museum!  (Check out all the great photos at:  www.facebook.com/PembinaThreshermensMuseum  and event details at:  www.threshermensmuseum.com ).

Open:
Monday – Friday 10:00 – 5:00;
Weekends & Holidays 1:00 – 5:00

“Come Play for the Day ~ the PTM Way!”

Dogtown

Dogtown – Something for all ages!

Dogtown is an old-fashioned mini village which was designed and built by Linda Marie Rempel who is a collector extraordinaire. Linda decided to build the village on her property as a millenium project. This is an opportunity to have a unique experience in a fun relaxed atmosphere. Two hour tours are available by appointment. Ph: 204-822-3038
Contact: Linda Marie Rempel Email