Dalnavert

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Dalnavert Museum
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Location Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Coordinates 49°53′09″N 97°08′31″W / 49.885963°N 97.14188°W / 49.885963; -97.14188
Type historic house museum
Website www.mhs.mb.ca/info/museums/dalnavert
Official name: Dalnavert National Historic Site of Canada
Designated: 1990

Dalnavert is a museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba. It is located in the restored home of Sir Hugh John Macdonald, former Premier of Manitoba and son of Sir John A. Macdonald. The house is an example of Queen Anne Style architecture, and has been furnished for the late Victoria era. It is owned and operated by the Manitoba Historical Society. The house was designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1990.[1]

The Dalnavert Museum was open for tourists in July and August,[1] but ceased operations indefinitely in November 2013.[2]

The Museum is affiliated with the CMA, CHIN, and Virtual Museum of Canada. It is the restored home of Sir Hugh John Macdonald and is now a tourist attraction, especially at Christmas time.

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Dalnavert was close Labour Day weekend 2013