Tourism Region: Westman
Large stone and brick house built in 1910 by Fred Sowden, son of Squire Sowden, the founder of Souris. Site includes an agricultural display and a restored CPR caboose.
LocationAddress: 26 Crescent Ave. East
P.O. Box 1287, Souris, Manitoba
Artifacts found in an early 1900's home. Agricultural tools and equipment. Aboriginal artifacts. Photo albums. Books and newspapers. Display of over 5100 mounted butterflies and moths from around the world.
Community and military archives containing documents and photographs.
Ceramics, Porcelain or Pottery •
Furniture or Furnishings •
Metalwork, Silverwork or Goldwork •
Musical Instruments •
Textiles or Tapestries
Canadian • Aboriginal or First Nations
Painting • Prints and Drawings
Costumes and Accessories
Furniture or Furnishings
Household Objects or Domestic Technology
Maps, Charts, Plans or Blueprints
Plants and Animals (Biological Collections)
Zoology : Invertebrates : Insects (Insecta)
Services & Activities
Conservation or Restoration
Information Centre or Desk
Other: Famous Souris Swinging Bridge nearby.
Activities: School tours and hostesses in the house and hosts at the agriculture building.
Publications & Products
Museum Guide •