The Golden Boy
No mannequin pis, this fellow is over 5 meters tall and tops the dome at the Manitoba Legislature
The Legislative Chamber
Mural depicting Canadian army life in France during the First World War
Interior view of the dome
Ceiling above the Grand Staircase. Alas on our latest visit the robin blue is now beige.
The Grand Staircase
Composed of 39 steps in three flights of 13
Two life-size American bison greet visitors
You can't have a government building without a few lions somewhere.
Manitoba Legislature Grounds
Polar bear statues painted with Canadian-themed designs by local artists grace the grounds near the Legislature.
Manitoba Legislature grounds
Helping two polar bear statues support a polar bear inukshuk
Provincial Law Courts
Completed in 1916
Fort Garry Hotel
Designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1981
A historic site, meeting place and green space in Downtown Winnipeg located at the confluence of the Red River and Assiniboine River
The Forks Market
Early morning mid week. It's much busier at other times.
A pedestrian bridge linking Winnipeg and Saint Boniface