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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Assiniboine Park Pavilion (55 Pavilion Crescent, Winnipeg)

Located in Assiniboine Park, the current structure opened in May 1930, replacing a similar building that had burned to the ground a year earlier. It had been designed by architect Cyril Chivers. In 1997, the building was completely renovated into a restaurant and art gallery for three internationally recognized Manitoba artists – Ivan Eyre, Clarence Tillenius and Walter J. Phillips. It is now a municipally-designated historic site.

Assiniboine Park Pavilion

Assiniboine Park Pavilion (2016)
Source: Desiree Rolfe

Assiniboine Park Pavilion

Assiniboine Park Pavilion (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Location (lat/long): N49.87189, W97.23028
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites


Assiniboine Park Pavilion, City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee, January 1982.

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and Desiree Rolfe.

Page revised: 9 August 2016

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