Manitoba Legislative Grounds: a Smartphone Audio Tour & Trivia Challenge

Listen to a tour guide through your smartphone as you explore the Manitoba Legislative Grounds.

On this easy to walk tour, you’ll visit over 23 statues & monuments making the Manitoba Legislative grounds a must-see.

Highlights include the Famous Five Monument, Government House, Sir Williams S. Stephenson Statue and Manitoba Plaza Fountain.

Don’t just see the historical statues, hear what they have to say!

Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next. As you get close, tour guide commentary will automatically play.

The tour also comes with a fun location based trivia game. After the commentary plays, look at your device and tap your guess at the answer.

Keep the professional tour guide experience, ditch the crowded tour groups, tight schedules and high prices.

It’s yours! Enjoy anytime, not just on your booking date. Stop & start anywhere along route.

Note: the number of travelers you select is the number of devices you can download the tour to.

* Duration: 1 to 2 hours
* Starts: Winnipeg, Canada
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




Listen to a tour guide through your smartphone as you explore the Manitoba Legislative Grounds.

On this easy to walk tour, you’ll visit over 23 statues & monuments making the Manitoba Legislative grounds a must-see.

Highlights include the Famous Five Monument, Government House, Sir Williams S. Stephenson Statue and Manitoba Plaza Fountain.

Don’t just see the historical statues, hear what they have to say!

Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next. As you get close, tour guide commentary will automatically play.

The tour also comes with a fun location based trivia game. After the commentary plays, look at your device and tap your guess at the answer.

Keep the professional tour guide experience, ditch the crowded tour groups, tight schedules and high prices.

It’s yours! Enjoy anytime, not just on your booking date. Stop & start anywhere along route.

Note: the number of travelers you select is the number of devices you can download the tour to.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Manitoba Legislative Building, 450 Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0V8 Canada

Listen to a tour guide through your smartphone as you explore the Manitoba Legislative Grounds.

On this easy to walk tour, you’ll visit over 23 statues & monuments making the Manitoba Legislative grounds a must-see.

Highlights include the Famous Five Monument, Government House, Sir Williams S. Stephenson Statue and Manitoba Plaza Fountain.

Don’t just see the historical statues, hear what they have to say!

Live GPS map shows where you are and where to go next. As you get close, tour guide commentary will automatically play.

The tour also comes with a fun location based trivia game. After the commentary plays, look at your device and tap your guess at the answer.

Keep the professional tour guide experience, ditch the crowded tour groups, tight schedules and high prices.

It’s yours! Enjoy anytime, not just on your booking date. Stop & start anywhere along route.

Note: the number of travelers you select is the number of devices you can download the tour to.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM3+QC Winnipeg, MB, Canada

James Wolfe & The Earl of Dufferin Statues. We’ll tell you about the two statues you see at the foot of the entrance, both men of many accomplishments!

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM3+8G Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Manitoba Plaza Fountain & The Golden Boy Statue. We’ll point out this gorgeous fountain and tell you why it is a focal point for many residents of the city. We’ll also tell you about a very unique feature of the building in front of you.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM3+QC Winnipeg, MB, Canada

5th Earl of Selkirk Statue & La Verendrye Statue. As you come to the east side of the building we’ll tell you about the two gentlemen who had statues erected to honour them.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP3+5H Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Women’s Grove. We’ll tell you about what’s in the large brick circle and how it is still relevant in today’s struggle for equality.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP3+8G Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Jon Sigurdsson Statue. As you check out this statue we’ll tell you about why the Icelandic Society of Manitoba had this cast and placed on the grounds.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP3+CP Winnipeg, MB, Canada

George-Etienne Cartier Statue. We’ll tell you about a great Canadian Statesman and why he is so important.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP3+3X Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Statue of Robert Burns. This statue was erected on the Legislative Grounds here in Manitoba, in honour of a Scottish cultural icon, and we’ll tell you why.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM3+QR Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Queen Elizabeth Statue. We’ll tell you about one of two statues celebrating British Royalty and the special guest who unveiled it.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: 10 Kennedy St, Winnipeg, MB R3C 1S4, Canada

Government House of Manitoba. As you stroll through the beautiful grounds you will come up to the wonderful historic mansion built in 1883 and we’ll tell you how it is being used today.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM4+77 Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Kwakiutl First Nations Totem Pole & Bears on Broadway. We’ll tell you why you are surrounded by bright coloured bears and about the beautiful handcrafted totem pole.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVJ3+VP Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Gardens & River. While walking towards the river you can rest on a bench in one of the quaint gardens and and we’ll tell you a little bit about the Red River’s history.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM3+3M Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Louis Riel Statue. We’ll tell you all about this statue and why this man was so important to Manitoba.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM3+63 Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Holocaust Memorial. As you stroll through the grounds you’ll come across this memorial that was dedicated in 1990 to commemorate holocaust survivors and families in Manitoba.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP2+9H Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Famous Five Monument. Also known as the Valiant Five we’ll tell you above this famous group of women and why they became notable in Canada.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP2+XC Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Bitter Memories of Childhood, Taras Shevchenko & the Winnipeg Receiving Station Monuments. We’ll tell you why these three monuments, grouped together, reflect a large population of Winnipeg.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVM2+VH Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Next of Kin Monument. You’ll see here a monument created to show respect for the bereaved wives and mothers of Canadian soldiers, from Manitoba, lost in World War 1.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVQ2+66 Winnipeg, MB, Canada

United Nations Monument & Women of British Commonwealth Statue. We’ll tell you about the three stone pillars in the monument dedicated to peacekeeping and the women in the statue which pays homage to women who took part in our fight for freedom.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVQ2+49 Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Winnipeg Cenotaph & Surveying for the Future Monument. We’ll tell you about the towering cenotaph you’ll see across the street and the monument to the future.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP2+XC Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Sir William S. Stephenson Statue. We’ll give you here a bit of the story of this Canadian soldier and why he became so famous during World War Two.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP2+PG Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Memorial Fountain & Park. As you stroll through Manitoba’s smallest provincial park, we’ll tell you about the park and the beautiful fountain.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: VVP2+9H Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Marc-Amable Girard Plaque. We’ll tell you about the two historical plaques here and the reason they were erected.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: Statue of Queen Victoria, Winnipeg Legislature Building, 450 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB R3C 1S4, Canada

We’ll tell you about the largest statue on the grounds and why she is here.

Duration: 3 minutes

Pass By: Sir Hugh John Macdonald House Dalnavert, 61 Carlton St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1N7 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Upper Fort Garry, 130 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A4 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: The Fort Garry Hotel, Spa and Conference Centre, 222 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB R3C 0R3, Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, 375 York Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3J3 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: The Forks Market, 1 Forks Market Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4L9 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Winnipeg Railway Museum, 123 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: The Forks National Historic Site, 401-25 Forks Market Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4S8 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Travel Manitoba Visitor Information Centre, 21 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4T7 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Manitoba Children’s Museum, 45 Forks Market Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4T6 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Shaw Park, 1 Portage Ave E, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3N3 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Canadian Museum for Human Rights, 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0L5 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Lyndale Drive Park, Lyndale Drive, Winnipeg, Manitoba MB R2H 1M4 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0N2 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.

Pass By: Government House of Manitoba, 450 Broadway Room 235, Manitoba Legislative Building, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0V8 Canada

Not a point of interest on the tour, but it’s nearby and you can spend as much time here as you like.