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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Oodena - Celebration Circle (The Forks, Winnipeg)

A plaque at a site at The Forks in Winnipeg commemorates the official opening of Oodena - Celebration Circle on 21 September 1997. Designed by landscape architect Garry Hilderman, Oodena is the Cree word for “centre of the city” and the site features sculptures, a naked eye observatory and a ceremonial fire pit.

Oodena - Celebration Circle

Oodena - Celebration Circle (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88702, W97.12903
denoted by symbol on the map above

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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.

Page revised: 26 February 2021

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