Riel House features two produce gardens; the first is The Big Garden which is maintained by volunteers of the Union Nationale Metisse who when on site can share information about Métis cultivation techniques. The second is the Kitchen Garden planted entirely with heritage varieties from the year 1886. Tours of the gardens are included with site tours and are maintained by volunteers of the Manitoba Master Gardeners and Friends of Gardens Manitoba.
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The Kitchen Garden planted with heritage varieties from 1886
330 River Rd, Winnipeg
Children Friendly Garden
Parking on Site
Accessible by Public Transit
Tour Bus Parking
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Bring the Kids!
Summer’s here and Canada’s public gardens are at their best. You know you want to visit them yourself – who wouldn’t want to stroll through a beautiful park filled with flowers – but maybe you feel you’re so tied up with your children or grandchildren you just can’t get away. Well, there’s an easy solution to that: bring them along!