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!
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 Museum. We are open every day this summer, from....
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 discovery. They can explore the night sky as seen from any....
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.
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 Fire Fighters, both past and present, their fa....
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 early evening.
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.
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. Continue on and view an early-generation diesel locomot....
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 BAY where we look after all the details for you.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Games.
A puzzle-solving, mind-bending, logic adventure for children over 6 years and families with this real-life escape game in Winnipeg!
Mainstays of River City tourism, these two boats offer a variety of daily sightseeing tours, dance cruises and charters. Start from the Forks Market, where the Red and Assiniboine Rivers meet, and see Winnipeg from the water.
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 created 18 hole miniature golf course features realistic ....
Get out into nature where the whole family can enjoy an enjoyable canoe ride - a beautiful way to see the stunning Winnipeg wilderness.
At Academy Lanes we make it fun for the whole family. Check out our website for full details on specials, parties, leagues and more.
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!
Amazing authentic adventures in Canada's north including wildlife, wilderness, and those famous Tundra Buggies!
See polar bears up close in Churchill on The Tundra Buggy® with tours all through the year!
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 female - this is an event that everyone can enjoy!
A unique mix of history and science in Manitoba, where you can step back in time and let the pioneer aviators of the north take you on an inspirational journey through time!
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 program options for you to choose from.
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 outfitting, day trips and whitewater paddling cours....
365 days a year, Assiniboine Park is your place to enjoy the outdoors and gather with family and friends.
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 northern latitudes (many of which are indigenous to Can....
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!
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 for children, families, adults and seniors; new ex....
Enjoy Manitoba's largest outdoor Go-Karting track, with mini golf, bumper boats, games & more!
FortWhyte Alive is dedicated to providing programming, natural settings and facilities for environmental education, sustainable living and conservation.
Experience one of the oldest regularly scheduled vintage operating trains in North America with the Prairie Dog Railway. Great for train lovers!
This is TINKERTOWN, an outdoor amusement park with over 20 rides and attractions - the place for fun in the summer!
Great family fun in Winnipeg, with go-karts, bumper boats, mini golf, arcade and more!
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 Bumper Boat ride on our man-made lake. There's some....
Explore a NEW corn maze each year, with zip lines, scavenger hunts, pony rides, hay rides, a petting zoo and SO much more!
A fascinating museum and pioneer village dedicated to the early pioneers who settled in the Cooks Creek area. Great Canadian history for kids!
Explore nature at it's best in Manitoba, with prairie marsh, springs, tall-grass prairies, and wildlife galore! Great outdoor fun for the whole family
Day passes available for this waterpark within Lilac Resort, with water slides, hot tubs, two pools and concessions!
Polar Bear Tours - Churchill Wild - All inclusive fly-in eco lodges on the Hudson Bay coast. Walk with polar bears. Swim with whales. Taste the wild!
Forty acres of history where kids can visit Mennonite villages at the turn of the century, showcasing the Mennonite Heritage
A fun fall experience with slides, petting farms, corn trails and mazes! Open August to November!
The Fort la Reine Museum is located on the east edge of Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. The museum is dedicated to preserving the heritage of the Canadian Prairies generally and more specifically the history of the City and Municipality of Portage la P....
Here in our gallery you will find expressive, original fine art and craft in all mediums. It gives us great pleasure in helping you find that special piece you love, that can make a statement in your home.
Our Fossil Dig Adventure Tours have a 100% success rate in finding new fossils, since the beginning of 2009! The hills surrounding Morden are abundant in fossils and it is our mandate to collect, preserve and exhibit this valuable provincial resource....
The Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame is a collection of plaques containing the information on the people who have been inducted to the Hall of Fame by meeting the objective of bettering agricultural and rural living in the province of Manitoba.
Let your imagination run wild inside this 9,000 sq ft indoor children’s entertainment facility. Come explore the ropes, tunnels and slides aboard our gigantic jungle and ship themed play structure!
Exploring new landscapes, observing new wildlife, and experiencing new ecosystems . . . it's an exciting way for you to spend a vacation . . . and it's our specialty.Our tours are designed to offer you intimate encounters with the natural resources o....
Moncur Gallery displays a collection of pre-European contact native artifacts, most collected by inspired amateur archaeologist William Moncur.
Bold boreal forest, expanses of meadows and lakes, lofty heights and deep gorges of the Manitoba Escarpment is home to wolves, moose, elk, black bears, hundreds of bird species and even a captive bison herd.
Turtle Mountain All Season Resort overlooks Lake Metigoshe, an ideal family recreational spot for fishing, boating, skiing, and swimming, skidooing and more. The US-Canada border crosses through the lake, where boaters of these two neighbouring count....