Kenosewun Museum, Lockport MB
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 50° 05.090 W 096° 56.138
14U E 647681 N 5550103
Quick Description: Lockport Heritage Park is home to the Kenosewun (Cree for "there are many fishes") Museum, which houses archaeological exhibits of Aboriginal horticulture artifacts, and audiovisual presentations on Aboriginal history and the history of Lockport.
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 12/5/2007 9:38:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM2Q8E
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member MikeGolfJ3
Views: 15

There are displays of excavated Aboriginal artifacts dating back over 3,000 years. The dig unearthed carbonized corn from 1400s revealing that this is the earliest known area of farming on the Canadian Prairies.

Street Address:
East bank of the Red River in the Lockport Provincial Heritage Park

Hours of Operation:
Open daily from Mid-May to September Long Weekend.

Cost: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Food Court: Not Listed

Gift Shop: Not Listed

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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