Winnipeg Nearby Communities and Attractions: Dugald
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This small hamlet lies eat of Winnipeg's perimeter highway. It is a farming community that is also a bedroom community for Winnipeg. The community was fiorst named Sunnyside in 1879, but renamed to Dugald in 1890 after Dugald Gillespie, who arrived here from Ontario in 1880.
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Dugald Costume Museum
Just north of junction, hwy 206 and 15
This museum has a 35,000 piece collection of clothing and accessories dating from the reign of Queen Elizabeth I to modern times. Displays reflect a different theme each year, with exhibits in a Tableaux vivant or living picture style (like a full-size diorama). There is also a restored 1886 pioneer home and a Victorian style tea room. Allow 2 hours. Open Wed-Friday 10 am to 5 pm, weekends 12 noon - 5 pm, April to mid-November; and weekdays 10 am to 5 pm, weekends noon to 5 pm, June-August. Admission $3.50, students $2.50, families $8. Tea room open weekdays 11 am to 3 pm, weekends 12 noon to 3 pm.