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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

Nuit Blanche: Tiny Tours at Dalnavert Museum

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Dalnavert Museum

Winnipeg, MB



Offered in English.


Built in 1895, The Dalnavert Museum is a small Victorian Mansion nestled in the heart of Winnipeg’s Downtown. This unique museum features a “day in the life” feel as it transports you back in time to the 19th century the second you step inside. It was home to former Manitoba Premier, Police Magistrate, and lawyer Sir Hugh John Macdonald, who was the son of Sir John A. Macdonald, and his family. Dalnavert Museum and Visitors' Centre (DMVC) is a national historic site that is one of the finest examples (in Western Canada) of Queen Anne revival architecture. Today the museum fosters engagement in history, culture, and much more.

Get a taste of Dalnavert during Nuit Blanche with a 15-minute tiny tour of the heritage house!



The Friends of Dalnavert Museum

The Friends of Dalnavert Museum are committed to:

- Preserving and maintaining the museum's buildings, grounds, and collection

- Presenting engaging programs and exhibits that interpret the history of the house, and Winnipeg's early heritage for visitors

- Developing partnerships and programming that will make Dalnavert a cultural centre for city residents


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Nuit Blanche Winnipeg

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