events - 2022
- Free Historical Walking Tours - Ross Family River Lot (Sundays in July & August @ 10:00 am)
Our expert guides will lead you into the hidden history of Winnipeg's Exchange District, as you explore the Ross Family's river lot farm. Get to know one of our city's founding mothers, and learn about the impact this Scottish-Metis family had on our city's development.
- July 10, 17, 24, 31
- August 7, 14, 21, 28
- Tours depart at 10:00 am
- Meet at 'The Cube' in Old Market Square
- Historic Point Douglas Walking Tours (Dates TBA)
Our expert guides will lead you through 200 years of history, and it's all within walking distance. Visit a notorious fugitive's hideout, a thriving red light district, and one of the birthplaces of the Winnipeg General Strike.
- Historic Flintlock and Woodcarving Demonstration with Dan Waldman
Join us on Saturday August 3rd for a FREE historic flintlock and wood carving demonstration led by friend of the museum, Dan Waldman! Learn how to use a flintlock gun, similar to the ones owned by the Ross' found at the museum, followed by a wood carving demonstration using historic techniques from the Ross Family's time.
- Canada Day - Free Community BBQ (July 1)
Join us for a free community BBQ in Joe Zuken Park! Celebrate Canada's birthday with food, music, and family friendly games.
- Paranormal Investigation (June 22)
Discover the paranormal potential of the 164 year old Ross House. The Winnipeg Paranormal Group will guide participants and offer hands-on experience with the technological and metaphysical techniques used for their investigations.
- Opening Day (June 5th)
Regular hours and drop-in tours begin today!