The Forks, Winnipeg - Canadian Museum For Human Rights

Canadian Museum For Human Rights

The Forks will be the location of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (the first national museum outside of Ottawa) once it has completed construction in 2014-2015.

The site for the museum is one of archaeological importance relating to First Nations history.

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