Summer job opportunities
The Manitoba Agricultural Museum near Austin, Manitoba has seasonal employment opportunities for students. These positions will assist with the day-to-day operations of the museum, provide visitor services, and each person will have special project assignments such as delivery of programs, management of point-of-sale transactions, or engagement with visitors.
Heritage Harvest 2020
A few photos from Heritage Harvest on Saturday, 29 August, a joint fundraiser between the Manitoba Agricultural Museum and the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, in which a field of wheat was harvested using antique farm equipment. Thanks to all who participated in making the event a rousing success!READ MORE
Relic Run 2020
Our inaugural Relic Run took place on July 24 and 25, 2020. Participants enjoyed a leisurely drive on country roads (and some pavement) in the scenic countryside south of the museum, a great lunch and rest at a family Century Farm site. After the return to the museum, there were Tractor Games, including blindfold straight…READ MORE
Silent Auction for American Paint Horse Gelding
Once again, Linwood Equine Ranch has generously donated a registered American Paint Horse gelding as a fundraiser for the Manitoba Threshermen’s Reunion & Stampede. This is the seventh annual auction and we are grateful for their support. Sold for $1,200! Congratulations to our buyer Sara all the way from Saskatchewan. Thank you to all bidders…
We are excited to announce when we will be reopening our grounds to the public, on Friday, May 29, 2020! The Manitoba Agricultural Museum grounds and open storage spaces will be accessible again to the public with reduced hours and new safety measures. At this time, the buildings of the Homesteaders’ Village and the museum…
66th Manitoba Threshermen’s Reunion & Stampede cancellation
For 65 years the Manitoba Agricultural Museum has taken great pride in welcoming visitors to the annual Manitoba Threshermen’s Reunion & Stampede, Canada’s largest pioneer festival and a Manitoba STAR Celebration. The health and safety of the more than 11,000 visitors, volunteers and supporters that come to our grounds to experience this unique heritage festival…
Experience MAM from Home
As many are self-isolating, homeschooling their little ones or simply following the social distancing recommendations, now is a great time to discover our web resources and online programming!