Discover our PASSION and HISTORY!

Welcome to St. Boniface, the heart of Manitoba’s French-speaking community and the Francophone capital of Western Canada. A bustling community awaits you. With more than 100,000 Francophones in Manitoba, you’re sure to be greeted with a friendly Bonjour!” during your stay. 

St. Boniface is right across the river from the famous Forks market. The culture of this French Quarter is steeped in Francophone and Métis traditions. Visit the majestic ruins of the St. Boniface Cathedral and the St. Boniface Museum, Winnipeg’s oldest building, where you will learn more about Louis Riel, the Métis leader who led Manitoba into Confederation. 

St. Boniface

Discover the tourist attractions of the bilingual neighbourhoods of St. Boniface, where you will learn more about the long and eventful history of Manitoba's francophone community.

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Events

  • 9 Jul - 27 Aug 2020

    Movies under the stars

    Cinéma sous les étoiles offers Manitoba audiences free outdoor screenings of French-language films with English subtitles from July 9 to August 27.

  • 20 Sep 2020

    Fall Equinox Celebration

    Celebrate the arrival of Fall and the beginning of the healing cycle!

  • 11 - 30 Sep 2020

    Movies under the Stars - EXTENDED!

Articles

A New Blogger for the Passion & Histoire Brand

Michelle Gervais

In continuity with the Passion & Histoire Saint-Boniface branding project we are launching for the year 2020 our Passion & Histoire Blog that will be written by the famous French blogger Kenza Zaoui from Cups of English Tea.