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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Grain Exchange Building (167 Lombard Avenue, Winnipeg)

Organized in 1887 as the Winnipeg Grain and Produce Exchange, first situated in the basement of the Winnipeg City Hall and later in a building on Princess Street, the Winnipeg Grain Exchange quickly outgrew its facilities. In 1906-07, a new seven-storey office building, designed by the Toronto architectural firm of Darling and Pearson, was constructed at the northeast corner of Lombard Street and Rorie Avenue, in downtown Winnipeg. It is a municipally-designated historic site.

Grain Exchange Building

Grain Exchange Building (2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.89621, W97.13710
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Grain Exchange Building (156-160 Princess Street, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites

Manitoba Organization: Winnipeg Grain Exchange


The Grain Exchange Building (167 Lombard Avenue), City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee, September 1992.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 May 2015

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