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Winnipeg: Wealthy Beginnings Audio Walking Tour

Activity provider: Tripvia Tours

Winnipeg: Wealthy Beginnings Audio Walking Tour

Activity provider: Tripvia Tours

From US$ 5.14 per person

Discover Winnipeg, once the richest city in Canada, with a smartphone audio walking tour. Stroll through part of the old Broadway and Memorial neighborhood as you learn about Winnipeg's history.

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Valid 999 days
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Audio guide included
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • See the Railway, Dalnavert & Naval museums and hear about why you may want to visit
  • Stroll through the Upper Fort Garry Provincial Heritage Park & Memorial Park
  • Admire the architecture & hear the spooky ghost story of the Fort Garry Hotel
  • Marvel at the Glines & Gilroy Houses - once expressions of wealth and prestige
  • Discover Manitoba's Legislative Building and hear about some of the statues on the grounds
Full description

Follow your audio tour guide as you explore a once-exclusive section of Winnipeg's downtown. With your smartphone in hand, learn about Winnipeg as you explore.

Starting at the old Hudson's Bay store, this tour takes you through part of the old neighborhood Broadway and Memorial area while exploring some of the interesting people and places from Winnipeg's history. Learn about the Manitoba Archives Building and the Winnipeg Jail. Hear about the Manitoba Legislative Building and see some memorials to the early settlers who were a huge part of Manitoba's beginnings. Visit as many sights and attractions as you like during the tour. Audio clips will play automatically as you walk, using a live GPS map, and you don't need a mobile data connection.

Includes
  • Audioguide for your smartphone
  • Trivia challenge
  • Smartphone or tablet
  • Attraction tickets

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

The tour starts and ends at the old Hudson's Bay department store on the corner of Portage and Memorial, just north of the Parliament Building. *** the tour is accessed via the Tripvia Tours mobile app, not the Get Your Guide app. Unique code to access the tour provided after booking (found by clicking on 'More Details' then 'Notes from Activity Provider' section in confirmation email).

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Important information

What to bring

  • Charged Smartphone
  • Downloaded app

Know before you go

  • You will need WiFi or a good mobile signal to access and download the Tripvia Tours app (separate from Get Your Guide App)
  • No signal is required once the app has been downloaded to your device
  • Although you'll book for a specific day, the tour is available anytime after your booking confirmation
  • The number of people you select is the number of devices you can download the tour to
Customer reviews

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Fun way to explore the city on our own, at your own pace. Good information.

July 23, 2022

Product ID: 408782