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There are no admission fees for Assiniboine Park, the Assiniboine Park Conservatory, or the Pavilion Gallery Museum.

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Assiniboine Park Events



December 1999


ART IN THE PARK: Totems - Life in British Columbia

Location(s): John P. Crabb Gallery (Pavilion Gallery Museum)

Walter J. Phillips’ first visit to the west coast was in 1927 and he eventually moved there in 1960. He went on many visits to villages such as Karlukwees, Village Island, and Mamallilicoola. It is there he produced “Ten Canadian Colour Prints”.


Home for the Holidays at the Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Location(s): Assiniboine Park Conservatory

Conservatory Show

Proudly supported by   Lacoste Garden Centre & Landscaping


Come home for the holidays at the Assiniboine Park Conservatory! The Conservatory will be dressed up for the holiday season with spectacular horticultural displays inspired by the classic children's novel "Around the World in 80 Days" by Jules Verne. Start a new tradition and make this magical event part of your holiday celebrations! Enjoy live holiday music, crafts, activities, movies and more!


Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet presents Nutcracker

Location(s): Centennial Concert Hall

There are some new bears in town! Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet holiday favourite returns to the Centennial Concert Hall with 13 new furry characters. Twelve baby polar bears and one adult polar bear enrich the already Canadian edition of Nutcracker. Assiniboine Park Zoo's mascot Winston was thrilled to join Filbert and welcome one of the adorable little polar bear's to the 2014 production of this holiday classic.


FREE Admission for Kids at the Assiniboine Park Zoo

Location(s): Assiniboine Park Zoo

We're offering FREE ADMISSION for kids 12 and under throughout the entire winter break!

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