|Manitou has many heritage sites that celebrate the rich history of the area, from Nellie McClung to the churches around the area you will find many opportunities to discover history.
“Designated a Municipal Heritage Site in 1996, the Manitou Opera House was built in 1930 to replace the original building lost to fire. The auditorium, with balcony, is in it’s original state. The building is used year-round to host a variety of concerts, plays and other local activities. Just outside the building a bronze bust of Nellie McClung was erected to commemorate her local and nation-wide accomplishments.”