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The Seton Centre
116 Main Street
Carberry MB  R0K 0H0

Region: Western
Primary Phone: 204-834-2509

Email: Email Now

Admission: By donation

Regular Hours:
9 - 5:30 Tuesday to Friday 10:00 - 3:30 Monday, Saturday

Off Season Hours:
by appointment 204-834-2342, 204-834-2777

About the Museum:

The Seton Centre displays artwork, books and memorabilia by world-famous artist, writer and naturalist, Ernest Thompson Seton. The Centre focuses on Manitoba and Carberry Sandhills natural history.

Visit Little Seton Park, behind the museum, and see the display of native plants of the area and the wolf sculpture. The sculpture represents Seton's devotion to the wild animals in the Sprucewoods area and Lobo the Wolf, one of his stories in Wild Animals I Have Known. Seton ended up with the nickname Wolf and signed his books with an added wolf paw print.



Museum Events:

Ernest Thompson Seton's birthday, mid-August

Virtual Tour: Community Memories: "Ernest Thompson Seton: Trail of the Sandhill Stag near Carberry"

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The Association of Manitoba Museums acknowledges that we are on Treaty 1 territory and the land on which we gather is the traditional territory of Anishinaabe, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene Peoples, and the homeland of the M├ętis Nation.