The Exchange District, a National Historic Site of Canada, is one of the most iconic and vibrant neighbourhoods in Winnipeg.
Historic Walking Tours
(MAY TO AUGUST)
This National Historic Site features an exceptional collection of heritage buildings built between 1880 and 1920. Nicknamed the “Chicago of the North”, the Exchange features massive stone and brick warehouses, elegant terracotta-clad buildings, narrow angled streets as well as cobblestone paths and alleyways. Take a guided walking tour today to explore its history and architecture.
Food Tour & Pub Crawl
(July and August)
Enjoy a feast on foot and uncover the best spots in the Exchange for world class cuisine prepared by talented local chefs, or quench your thirst with delicious craft brews and cocktails at local watering holes.
Capture the Exchange Photo Tour
(June to August)
Capture the beauty of the most iconic and historically significant buildings in the Exchange with a guided walk after you receive tips from a pro at PrairieView School of Photography.
Design Quarter Winnipeg Tour (June to August)
Design Quarter Winnipeg promotes authentic, local retail and design culture in our city’s central creative destinations. Explore the Exchange District’s design culture in all its forms on this curated and interactive tour.
Exchange Marks the Spot Family Tour
Take your little ones on architectural treasure hunt in the historic Exchange District. Learn local history in a fun and engaging way on a tour the whole family can enjoy!