Winnipeg Union Station - Historic Places Days

Winnipeg Union Station

Winnipeg, Manitoba
Type
VIA Rail Train Station
Address
146-123 Main Street, Winnipeg, MB R3C 1A3, Canada
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The Winnipeg Station was originally constructed in 1911 with a major renovation completed in the 1990s in order to comply with Labour Canada requirements.

 

Manitoba Winnipeg Union Station was constructed in 1908-11 to designs of the New York architectural firm of Warren and Wetmore. It provided terminal facilities for the Canadian Northern Railway (CNoR), the National Transcontinental Railway (NTR) and the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway (GTPR). The station was subsequently taken over by Canadian National Railways (CNR) and, after the formation of VIA Rail Canada Inc. in 1977, became Winnipeg’s only rail passenger terminal. It is now the city’s sole functioning railway station. Refer to Railway Station Report 4.

Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada Heritage Railway Stations

Amenities

  • Parking
  • Washrooms

Location

146-123 Main Street, Winnipeg, MB R3C 1A3, Canada
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