- Manitoba Museum
Manitoba Museum Established 1965 Location Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Type provincial human and natural history museum Website www.manitobamuseum.ca/
The Manitoba Museum, previously the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature is the largest museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The museum is the largest heritage centre in Manitoba and the world and focuses on human and natural heritage. It has planetarium shows and a Science Gallery hall. The Institute for stained glass in Canada has documented the stained glass at the Manitoba Museum. 
The Manitoba Museum is the first Canadian museum to recreate marine life as it was 450 million years ago. A virtual underwater observatory shows the Hudson’s Bay region during the Ordovician period. Manitoba is home to the giant trilobite.
The collections in the museum reflect the heritage of Manitoba. The interpretive galleries are Earth History, Arctic/Sub-Arctic, Boreal Forest, Nonsuch, Hudson's Bay Company, Parklands/Mixed Woods, Grasslands and Urban.
Together these explore the history and environment of the province from its northern Arctic coast to its southern prairie grasslands. In particular the museum is famed for its Urban Gallery, which recreates a Winnipeg street scene in the 1920s.
A renewed Science Gallery opened in 2008 replacing the 'Touch the Universe' Gallery.
Canada HistoryTopics Provinces
Government Politics GeographyRegions
(west to east)Topics
Economy Society DemographicsTopicsTop 100s Culture Symbols RelatedBibliography · Index · Outline · Topics Book · Category · Commons · Portal · WikiProject History of Canada Timeline Topics Provinces &
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
См. также в других словарях:
Manitoba — This article is about the Canadian province. For other uses, see Manitoba (disambiguation). Manitoba … Wikipedia
Manitoba Historical Society — Die Manitoba Historical Society (MHS) ist eine Organisation, die seit Juni 1879 besteht und sich mit der Geschichte Manitobas beschäftigt. Dazu unterhält sie das Ross House Museum und das Dalnavert Museum. Zugleich fördert die Gesellschaft… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Manitoba — Manitoban, adj., n. /man i toh beuh/, n. 1. a province in central Canada. 1,005,953; 246,512 sq. mi. (638,466 sq. km). Abbr.: Man. Cap.: Winnipeg. 2. Lake, a lake in the S part of this province. 120 mi. (195 km) long; 1817 sq. mi. (4705 sq. km).… … Universalium
Museum of Man — The Museum of Man may refer to: Musée de l Homme (English: Museum of Man ), Paris, France San Diego Museum of Man, anthropology and pre Columbian museum in San Diego, California Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology, of Wichita State University … Wikipedia
Manitoba Centennial Centre — Centennial Concert Hall The Manitoba Centennial Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada was an urban renewal program that began in 1960. The Centennial Concert Hall, as part of the Centennial Centre, was built as a Canadian Centennial project. The… … Wikipedia
Museum of Man and Nature — This about the German museum; for the Canadian one, see Manitoba Museum. The Museum Mensch und Natur (English Museum of Man and Nature) is a German … Wikipedia
Manitoba Agricultural Museum — Location Austin, Manitoba, Canada. Type Agricultural Museum Website www.ag museum.com The Manitoba Agricultural Museum is dedicated to collecting vintage farm machinery and buildings from 1900 and beyond. Located on 50 acres … Wikipedia
Manitoba Children's Museum — Established 1986 Location 45 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada at The Forks Type Children s museum Visitor figures 135,000+ annually Website … Wikipedia
Manitoba Electrical Museum — Location Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Type Electrical Museum Website … Wikipedia
Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library — Established 1930s Location in Canada. Type handcrafts museum Website http://www.mts.net/ mcml/ Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library] The Manitoba Craft … Wikipedia