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A true meeting place!

As the name implies a true meting place. A wide variety of craft shops, local ethnic foods, a good... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
paullF5336UR
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A wonderful attraction

The only reason I did not give this attraction a 5-star rating is because they now charge for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Discover a green oasis in the heart of Winnipeg. This nine-acre (3.6 hectare) park, which encompasses open green spaces and tree-lined walkways, is a national treasure owned and operated by Parks Canada. Enlightening interpretive displays, inspiring...more
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401-25 Forks Market Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4S8, Canada
Downtown Winnipeg
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Reviewed 5 days ago

As the name implies a true meting place. A wide variety of craft shops, local ethnic foods, a good selection of eateries, season dependent a large number of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages. For young children and adults the Childrens Museum is a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The only reason I did not give this attraction a 5-star rating is because they now charge for parking!! At one time, not so long ago, you could get 3-hour free parking but sadly this has been discontinued which is very unfortunate. If you don't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rochelle L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Forks is always a great place to take visitors. Local crafts, shops and a variety of ethnic foods. The lookout tower over looking the river and learning the history.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deanna H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even in the dead of winter, this is a fun place to visit (but dress warm!). The history of the Forks is rich and deep, and well documented on the several plaques and monuments. It's also a beautiful place to stroll - or, better yet,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best family day ever. Lots to do and lots of warm up shacks and hot warm up drinks. Never forget my day with my son and his friends

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When in Winnipeg you must visit the forks, there is so much to see and do wheather it’s summer or winter you can’t go wrong

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The forks is my happy place. My apartment overlooks the river but when I go down to the water I feel at peace. The shops are cute and unique to the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sweetcanadian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Forks in winter is amazing. The skating trails are amazing. The lights are beautiful. We enjoyed all of our visits this winter. A great combination of things to do indoors and outdoors!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Heather C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you haven’t been to the forks in a few years. I recommend going the commons area with beer and wine is unreal. It is hard to get seats as it is always busy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Worldtraveller808
Reviewed 16 February 2019

The forks is a unique Winnipeg experience with various restaurants and cool shops to explore. Great place to bring visiting guests or for a family date night. :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jennysugarb
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OkieDokies
24 July 2018|
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Response from bethk769 | Reviewed this property |
You can walk it or drive. There is a cost for parking at the Forks, although there are some parking spots that are free. We found one when we were there, but it was just lucky we got it. The museum will cost you, but it is... More
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lesley k
15 June 2016|
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Response from David K | Reviewed this property |
I have noticed other boats at different times some with families,parked their for a couple of hours.I would check with travel Manitoba.
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