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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Queen Elizabeth II Statue (Kennedy Street, Winnipeg)

Created by Manitoba artist Leo Mol, this statue commemorates Her Majesty The Queen’s address to the Manitoba Legislative Assembly during its provincial centennial in 1970. Originally situated in the Steinkopf Gardens at the Centennial Concert Hall, the statue was relocated to its present site on the grounds of Government House in 2010. It was unveiled by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, accompanied by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, at a ceremony on 3 July 2010.

Queen Elizabeth II Statue

Queen Elizabeth II Statue (2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88439, W97.14550
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Steinkopf Gardens (Main Street, Winnipeg)

Sources:

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 July 2021

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