Hudson's Bay Company Archives, Provincial Archives of Manitoba



200 Vaughan Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3C 1T5

Telephone: 1-204-945-4949
Fax: 1-204-948-3236

Mailing Address: 
Hudson's Bay Company Archives, Provincial Archives of Manitoba
Manitoba Archives Building 200 Vaughan Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3C 1T5

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Hours of Operation

Operations: Year Round

Administration fees

Admission: Free

About Collections

The Hudson's Bay Company Archives, Provincial Archives of Manitoba, preserves the records of the Company, its subsidiaries, and collects the private records of its employees; dating from 1671, the records include post journals, correspondence, reports, account books, ships' logs, maps and land records relating to the exploration and development of western and northern Canada; the archives are an unparalleled source for the study of Aboriginal peoples and the fur trade


Architectural Records • Cartographic Materials • Electronic Records • Prints and Drawings • Manuscripts • Microforms • Films and Videos • Photographs • Sound Recordings • Textual Records

Fine Arts


Painting • Photography • Prints and Drawings • Sketchbooks or Albums

Human History

Currency • Exploration and Survey • Imaging : Film : Photographs : Video • Local History • Manuscripts • Maps, Charts, Plans or Blueprints • Marine History and Technology • Medical History and Technology • Meteorology • Religious or Liturgical Objects • Transportation : Non-motorized ground

Natural Sciences

Plants and Animals (Biological Collections)

Services & Activities

Research Services

Archival Records • Conservation or Restoration • Genealogical Research • Library

Educational Programs

Internships • School Programs : Age 12-17 (7-13)(Quebec: Secondary 1-CEGEP) : Age 18 and up (Post-Secondary)

Visitor Services

Guided Tours : English : French • Accessible by Public Transportation • Special Needs Facilities : Washrooms : Wheelchair access

Volunteer Services

Volunteer Services Available • Volunteer Training Offered

Number of Volunteers: 6

Activities: Tours and preparation of research tools

Food Services

Reception Facilities

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Annual Reports • Brochures