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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Woodbine Hotel (466 Main Street, Winnipeg)

The Woodbine Hotel in Winnipeg began business in 1878 as Dufferin Hall, a “diminutive hostel 22 feet wide and approximately twice as long ... originally a wood frame structure.” The building is a municipally-designated historic site and, in 2019, the owners received a Preservation Award from Heritage Winnipeg.

Entrance to the Woodbine Hotel

Entrance to the Woodbine Hotel (October 2013)
Source: George Penner

Interior of the Woodbine Hotel

Interior of the Woodbine Hotel (November 2014)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.89754, W97.13905
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

MHS Centennial Business: Woodbine Hotel

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites


Woodbine Hotel, 466 Main Street, Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee, July 1985.

We thank George Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 January 2020

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