Historic Sites of Manitoba: Paulson House / Barlow House (Fourth Avenue, Gimli, RM of Gimli)

Constructed in 1931, this private residence in Gimli was owned by Mayor Christian P. Paulson. In 1936, Governor General Lord Tweedsmuir dined here during a tour of the Interlake region. It was later the home of schoolteacher and municipal official William Carl “Bill” Barlow.

Paulson House

Paulson House (no date)
Source: Gimli Municipal Heritage Advisory Committee

Paulson House

Paulson House (October 2020)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.63573, W96.99040
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Christian P. Paulson (1863-1953)

Memorable Manitobans: William Carl “Bill” Barlow (1943-2023)

Historical Tours in Manitoba: Walking Tour of Gimli


Paulson House, Gimli Municipal Heritage Advisory Committee.

“1930s Gimli heritage home renamed,” The Express Weekly News [Gimli], 23 November 2023, page 2.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 December 2023

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