Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ste. Genevieve Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery / Monseigneur Tache Historic Site / Old Rectory Museum (98 rue Saltel, Sainte-Geneviève, RM of Tache)
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The Ste. Geneviève Roman Catholic Church, in Sainte-Geneviève in the Rural Municipality of Tache, was built in 1918. A municipally designated historic site, restoration work was undertaken as part of the Manitoba Prairie Churches Project. A community museum is based in the nearby rectory building.
The museum is open from 12 May (Manitoba Day) to 1 October. The hours of operation in July and August are Thursdays and Saturdays, 9:00 AM to noon, and Fridays and Mondays, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Otherwise, arrangements for visits at other times can be arranged by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 204-422-8508. The postal address is:
Site historique Monseigneur-Taché, inc. - Monseigneur-Taché Historic Site, Inc.
#50154 - MUN 41E
Photos & Maps
Ste. Geneviève Roman Catholic Church (March 2012)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough
Interior of Ste. Geneviève Roman Catholic Church (June 2017)
Exhibit in the Rectory Museum (June 2017)
Ste. Geneviève Roman Catholic Cemetery (November 2010)
Source: Peter McLure
Site Location (lat/long): N49.74528, W96.52575
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Prairie Churches Project / Manitoba Prairie Icons Project
Monseigneur Tache Historic Site, Main Street North, Ste-Geneviève, Manitoba Historic Resources Branch.
Ste Genevieve Roman Catholic Cemetery - Ste Genevieve MB, Waymarking.
We thank Virginia Freynet for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 10 July 2018
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