Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 140 years


Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop

Endangered Top 10
Top 10

Jens Munk at Churchill
Field Trip:

Manitoba History No. 89

No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old

Abandoned Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Woodbine Hotel (466 Main Street, Winnipeg)

The Woodbine Hotel in Winnipeg began business in 1878 as Dufferin Hall, a “diminutive hostel 22 feet wide and approximately twice as long ... originally a wood frame structure.” The building is a municipally-designated historic site and, in 2019, the owners received a Preservation Award from Heritage Winnipeg.

Entrance to the Woodbine Hotel

Entrance to the Woodbine Hotel (October 2013)
Source: George Penner

Interior of the Woodbine Hotel

Interior of the Woodbine Hotel (November 2014)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.89754, W97.13905
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

MHS Centennial Business: Woodbine Hotel

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites


Woodbine Hotel, 466 Main Street, Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee, July 1985.

We thank George Penner for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 18 February 2019

Historic Sites of Manitoba

This is a collection of historic sites in Manitoba compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Browse lists of:
Museums/Archives | Buildings | Monuments | Cemeteries | Locations | Other

Please note that inclusion in this collection does not mean that a particular site has special status or protection. Some sites are on private property and permission must be secured from the owner prior to visiting.

Site information is provided by the Manitoba Historical Society as a free public service only for non-commercial purposes.

Search Tips | Suggest a Site | FAQ | Acknowledgements

Send inquiries to the MHS Webmaster.

Back to top of page


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2019 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.