94-1st Avenue Gimli Manitoba | 204 642-4001
Monday – Friday 10:00 to 4:00, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 to 4:00

The story of New Iceland unfolds through the use of dynamic multi-media exhibits featuring an 18- foot history mural and a painting that “comes to life”.

Summer Activities

at the New Iceland Heritage Museum
Each activity day runs twice per day at 12:30 and 3:30

What is it?

There are different activities offered at the Lake Winnipeg Visitor Center and the New Iceland Heritage Museum every Thursday and Friday starting July 3rd and continuing until August 22nd.

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August Long Weekend

at the New Iceland Heritage Museum

Join us for workshops with Jane Westin, co-author of Norse America: Runestone Keys to a lost Empire.

More details here...


Through the Eye of the Needle

The Quilt Art of Heather Lair a Retrospective and Sale

May 23rd to September 1st, 2014

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Iceland Rocks!
A Fiery Saga

In 2010 the museum was gifted a stunning collection of 350 rocks from Iceland!

These rocks are now featured in a new hands-on exhibit showcasing the fascinating volcanic history of Iceland.


New Addition

A second new permanent area with interactive exhibits now showcases a stunning collection of rocks and minerals from Iceland!

Learn about the unique properties and folklore that surround some rocks and minerals.

Link to interactive rock cycle

This project has been made possible in part through
a grant from the Heritage Grants Program












New Iceland Heritage Museum
#108 - 94 1st Avenue
Gimli, Manitoba R0C 1B1

Phone: (204) 642-4001