Vision: To inspire engagement with the art of craft.
Mssion: Providing resources and a meeting place connecting people to craft.
Mandate: To collect, preserve and present historical and contemporary crafts within the cultural mosaic of Manitoba.
Respecting the Handmade
About Our Charity
The Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library is a specialized organization in Manitoba with a focus on historic and contemporary crafts. It maintains a museum collection of over 10,000 artifacts and a library of over 3,500 book titles. The museum features exhibits that change three times yearly, while the library is accessible year round to the general public. Programming for adults and children is offered on a regular basis on a variety of hands on, historical and specialty topics.
What People Are Saying
"Absolutely breathtaking - so glad I came."
"Great source of inspiration! Love the "try it" stuff. "
"Merci pour l'exhibition exceptionale! "
— J. Ladco
"Thank you! I am an artist from Edmonton and I'm so inspired!"
— anonymous visitor to the museum
"Winnipeger checking out my own hometown. This is cool!"