Local Attractions

Ideally situated in the heart of Winnipeg!

Being ideally situated in the heart of Winnipeg, the Viscount Gort is close to a wide variety of local attractions. Below are some of the most popular. Please let us know if you’d like any more information or how else we can assist you.

Within walking distance:

Polo Park Shopping Centre

The largest shopping mall in Manitoba is directly across the street with more than 200 shops and services with a top-notch food gallery as well.

Silver City Movie Theatre

Wanting to catch the latest blockbuster hitting the big screen? Find all of your favourite stars on one of the 14 screens at Silver City.

10 minutes or less from the Viscount Gort Hotel:

James Richardson International Airport

Let our free shuttle service get you to and from the airport in quickly and comfortably.

Downtown Winnipeg

You’ll find the MTS Centre, Portage Place Shopping Centre and several restaurants and nightclubs only 5 minutes away.

Assiniboine Park

You’ll find one of Winnipeg’s finest attractions, visited by millions of people every year less than a five minute drive from our hotel. Some of the parks highlights include:

  • The Assiniboine Park Zoo
  • Assiniboine Park Conservatory
  • World’s Longest Ice Skating Trail
  • Pavilion Gallery Museum
  • Leo Mol Sculpture Garden Garden
  • English Garden
  • Hundreds of acres of green space and more…

The Forks Marketplace and Children’s Museum

Restaurants and stores abound at The Forks, easily the city’s most popular gathering place.

Academy Lanes Bowling Avenue

Bowl you cares away at one of the hippest bowling alleys in Winnipeg.

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Spend an afternoon immersing yourself in the beautiful works of art found at the Art Gallery.

Within 15 Minutes or less of The Viscount Gort Hotel:

Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature

The Manitoba Museum is the province’s largest, not-for-profit heritage and science centre. Renowned for their vivid portrayal of Manitoba’s rich and colourful history, Planetarium shows, and Science Gallery exhibits.

Assiniboine Downs

Horse races, dinner, drinks.. make an evening of it!