Welcome to the Exchange District
Arts and cultural district in the heart of downtown Winnipeg. Restaurants, galleries, boutique shopping and so much more.
Guiding the Exchange District’s Future
The Exchange District is evolving at an unprecedented rate, and we’re leading a community effort to help set its course for the future.
Learn more about the planning process for setting priorities and values to guide the future of Winnipeg’s historic core.
Independent. Local. Historic.
Walk outdoors from shop to shop for your curb-side pickup and grab a hot beverage or a bite to-go.
The Exchange District is Winnipeg’s premier local and independent holiday shopping destination. In a holiday season like no other, we’re making it simple for you to discover what’s in store from our more than 40 one-of-a-kind local retailers.
This family-owned business has always understood the importance of adapting to changing business environments, and this past year has been no exception. Throughout the pandemic they have adapted increased health and safety measures and have implemented new business models that have allowed them to safely fit their community with quality footwear.
With over 20 years of success under its luxury belt, Tamarack Clothing has relocated to the Exchange District in an effort to become more accessible to Winnipeggers.
Designer and entrepreneur Alicja Dalecki happily returned to her Exchange District roots when she launched Boutique Anya in 2015. Boasting an exquisite collection of contemporary, beautifully crafted pieces in a bright and approachable shop, the boutique has quickly garnered a long list of loyal, well-dressed customers.
The City’s History is Written on our Streets
EXPLORE THE EXCHANGE
Whether you’re driving, cycling, walking, or on public transit, it’s easy to find your way. Wherever you start your visit in our 20-square-block district, your destination is less than a 10-minute walk away!
Eat Your Heart Out
The Exchange offers a culinary experience like no other. Check out some of Winnipeg’s most popular restaurants, bars and cafes that take pride in sourcing local ingredients, feature high quality creations and are innovative in their presentation.
Shop the Exchange
Find an unparalleled collection of independent shops, locally made goods, delightfully curated vintage, and Winnipeg’s longest operating toy-store. The Exchange District is the perfect place to discover something new.