City in Manitoba, Canada


Winnipeg is the capital of Manitoba. Its heart is the Forks, a historic site at the intersection of the Red and Assiniboine rivers, with warehouses converted to shops and restaurants, and ample green space dedicated to festivals, concerts and exhibits. Nearby, the Exchange District is known for its well-preserved turn-of-the-20th-century architecture and numerous art galleries.


Area: 464 km²


Weather: 22°C, Wind S at 23 km/h, 83% Humidity


Local time: Thursday 5:32 AM


Population: 663,615 (2011) UNdata


Getting there: 24 h 39 min flight. View flights


Area codes: Area codes 204 and 431


Sports team: Winnipeg Jets, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Winnipeg Goldeyes, Manitoba Moose