Things to do in WINNIPEG with kids

Who’s ready to explore Winnipeg!? This capital of Manitoba has so many FUN places to go with kids, you will already be planning your second family day out after 5 minutes in this amazing city.

Education and fun? (Shhh…don’t tell the kids!) Museums galore fill this city, from the space age Manitoba Planetarium, the creative Costume Museum, to the choo choo Railway Museum.

Winnipeg is also known for its incredible outdoors, and beautiful wildlife. So let’s explore! There are heaps of activities for kids to do, from taking on the trails with Tundra Buggy Adventures, to Northern Soul Wilderness Adventures where the whole family can take on whitewater paddling, canoe trips and day expeditions!

Theme Parks in Winnipeg? You bet! From Thunder Rapids Fun Park to Tinkertown Family Fun Park, this city has all the thrills kids need! Let’s not forget all those indoor adventures perfect for active kids, including Vertical Adventures and Speedworld Indoor Kart Track.

What did we say? Ready to organize day two now? We think you might be!

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  • The Manitoba Museum

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    Winnipeg

    With four temporary exhibitions, two fantastic new permanent exhibits, Planetarium laser shows and improved programming in our galleries, there has never been so many great reasons to visit The ...

  • Manitoba Planetarium

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    Winnipeg

    The Planetarium is a domed multimedia theatre designed to recreate the magic of the night sky. Visitors to the Planetarium become intrepid astronomical explorers as they embark on a voyage of ...

  • The Costume Museum

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    Winnipeg

    The Costume Museum is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba and is home to 35,000 artifacts that relate to fashion and dress from the past 3 hundred years.

  • The Fire Fighters Museum

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    Winnipeg

    Museum offers an extensive collection of vintage fire apparatus, artifacts, pictures and information about the history of fire fighting in the city of Winnipeg and it's suburbs. Dedicated to the ...

  • Winnipeg Police Museum

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    The museum continues to add to its collection and grow in size. It welcomes visitors to the Winnipeg Police Academy where it is open daily and also provides conducted group tours during the day or ...

  • Ross House Museum

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    Ross House Museum provides a glimpse into the operation of the early postal service in Western Canada, as well as 1850s homestead life in general, and the lives of the Ross family in particular.

  • Winnipeg Railway Museum

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    The only museum in Winnipeg dedicated to the preservation of Manitoba's rail heritage. See where it all began. View the first steam locomotive on the Canadian Prairies, The Countess of Dufferin. ...

  • IMAX Theatre Winnipeg

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    Visit our state of the art theatre and experience the latest blockbusters with IMAX and IMAX 3D technology. The massive size of the screen tricks your eye into thinking you are moving when in fact ...

  • Rail Travel Tours

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    Others may sell you a seat; we give you an experience!The Arctic is easily accessible to you on this travel package including roundtrip rail travel from Winnipeg to Churchill Manitoba on VIAs HUDSON ...

  • Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    The goal of the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame is to recognize and honour those people who have made their mark in Manitoba's rich sports history through their activities and achievements.

  • Manitoba Childrens Museum

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    The Manitoba Children’s Museum exists to spark kids’ creative learning. For over two decades, we have been the place for families to play, laugh, learn and grow.

  • Dalnavert Museum

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    Explore all things Victorian in this 1895 home of Sir Hugh John Macdonald. Learn about Winnipeg's life in the Victorian era with artifacts and guided tours.

  • The Naval Museum of Manitoba

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    (1 miles) Winnipeg

    The Naval Museum captures a moment in history, remembering the lifestyle, sense of duty and patriotism of Canadian sailors during times of peace and war.

  • St. Boniface Museum

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    (1 miles) Saint-Boniface

    Come join in the fun at the Saint-Boniface Museum! Take part in activities from the good old days including Butter Making, Quill Pen Writing, Laundry Day, Embroidery, Historic Sports and Voyageur ...

  • Codebreakers Escape Rooms

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    (2 miles) Winnipeg

    A puzzle-solving, mind-bending, logic adventure for children over 6 years and families with this real-life escape game in Winnipeg!

  • U Puttz Black Light Miniature Golf

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    (2 miles) Winnipeg

    The new and improved U-Puttz Black Light Miniature Golf is the newest and most exciting addition to family entertainment to hit Winnipeg in a very long time. This uniquely themed, artistically ...

  • Self Guided Group Evening Paddle

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    (2 miles) Winnipeg

    Get out into nature where the whole family can enjoy an enjoyable canoe ride - a beautiful way to see the stunning Winnipeg wilderness.

  • Academy Lanes

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    (3 miles) Winnipeg

    At Academy Lanes we make it fun for the whole family. Check out our website for full details on specials, parties, leagues and more.

  • Kid CIty

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    (3 miles) Winnipeg

    Action packed multi level play frame, toddler play section with loads of their own features, ride ons, bouncers and children's library. Plus a new laser maze!

  • Frontiers North Adventures

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    (3 miles) Winnipeg

    Amazing authentic adventures in Canada's north including wildlife, wilderness, and those famous Tundra Buggies!

  • The Tundra Buggy Adventure

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    (3 miles) Winnipeg

    See polar bears up close in Churchill on The Tundra Buggy® with tours all through the year!

  • Speedworld Indoor Kart Track

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    (3 miles) Winnipeg

    Speedworld is the perfect place for individuals who have the need for speed! Inspire your team to new heights or just come out for some great fun with your friends and family. Young and old, male or ...

  • Western Canada Aviation Museum

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    (4 miles) Winnipeg

    The Western Canada Aviation Museum offers a unique mix of history and science. Enter through 'Gate 1' - the original Trans Canada Airlines (now Air Canada) passenger terminal - step back in time and ...

  • My Gym Winnipeg

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    (4 miles) Winnipeg

    Programs and classes specifically designed for kids aged 6 weeks to 13 years to help develop them physically, cognitively and emotionally. And it's fun!

  • Vertical Adventures

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    (4 miles) Winnipeg

    Vertical Adventures provide thousands of individuals their first taste of climbing. Every year this public demand grows as more people hear about our programs. We have developed a variety of school ...

  • Northern Soul Wilderness Adventures

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    (4 miles) Winnipeg

    Eco-tourism adventure company offering guided and self guided canoe trips of Canada's wilderness rivers. Including Manitoba's Hayes River, Bloodvein River, Manigotagan River also provides expedition ...

  • Assiniboine Park

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    (5 miles) Winnipeg

    365 days a year, Assiniboine Park is your place to enjoy the outdoors and gather with family and friends.

  • Assiniboine Park Zoo

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    (5 miles) Winnipeg

    Winnipeg's Assiniboine Park Zoo is one of Canada's best, a collection of 1250 animals belonging to 300 species, many now threatened with extinction. Special emphasis is given to creatures of the ...

  • My Gym St. Vital

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    (5 miles) Winnipeg

    Keeping kids healthy and active with My Gym, for kids from 6 months to 13 years to help them develop physically, cognitively and emotionally with fun classes in gymnastics, dance and music!

  • Transcona Historical Museum

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    (6 miles) Winnipeg

    Our mission is to maintain and promote the history, stories and community spirit of Transcona. We accomplish this through special events; school programming; assisting researchers; public programming ...

  • Fun Mountain Water Slide Park

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    (6 miles) Winnipeg

    Fun Mountain is the place for a fun family get-a-way, or to simply just splash the hours away. Take a break from sliding and try our tropical theme 18 hole Mini Golf course. Grab a friend and take a ...

  • Grand Prix Amusements

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    (6 miles) Winnipeg

    Manitoba's Largest Outdoor Go-Karting Facility. Grand Prix Track, Formula Fun Track, Bumper Cars, Bumper Boats, Mini Golf, Space Ball and much more!

  • FortWhyte Alive

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    (7 miles) Winnipeg

    FortWhyte Alive is dedicated to providing programming, natural settings and facilities for environmental education, sustainable living and conservation.

  • Prairie Dog Central Railway

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    (7 miles) Winnipeg

    Experience one of the oldest regularly scheduled vintage operating trains in North America with the Prairie Dog Railway. Great for train lovers!

  • Tinkertown Family Fun Park

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    (8 miles) Winnipeg

    This is TINKERTOWN, an outdoor amusement park with over 20 rides and attractions - the place for fun in the summer! Our friendly youthful staff makes you feel welcome. Cool off with Water Wars, or ...