Come explore the Discovery Centre to learn about how food is produced and processed in Canada! Whether you're dropping in for a self guided tour, booking a private tour for your group of friends or family, joining us for an educational program or birthday party, or booking our versatile meeting space, the Farm and Food Discovery Centre welcomes you with open arms and a smile on our faces.
Hours of operation
Now open for walk-up visits!
Tuesday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
We are closed on long weekends and all holidays observed by the University of Manitoba. Upcoming Closures:
- April 15 - 18 for Good Friday & Easter
- May 21 - 23 for Victoria Day
- July 1 - 4 for Canada Day
- July 30 - August 1 for Terry Fox Day
- September 3 - 5 for Labour Day
- September 30 for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
- October 9 - 10 for Thanksgiving
- November 11 for Remembrance Day
Visit our COVID-19 Information page for more details on our safety protocol.
|Drop-in admission||Price (taxes included)|
|Children (0-2 years old)||FREE|
|Youth (3-17 years old)||$5.00|
|Family Rate (1-2 adults, 2-4 youth)||$20.00|
|Add on a dairy barn tour||$2.00 / person|
Guided tours can be added to your admission rate for groups of 15 people or more.
Note, these prices reflect drop-in rates only. Additional rates may apply for specialty tours.
For prices on educational programming, meetings, team building, facility rentals, or birthday parties, follow the links on the right to their webpages.
The Bruce D. Campbell Farm and Food Discovery Centre in enforcing the following safety precautions in accordance with the University of Manitoba's COVID Policy.
- requires masks to be worn by anyone ages 5yrs +,
- is keeping certain exhibits that are unable to be sanitized closed among other safety procedures.
For full details on the safety protocol in place to keep you, our staff and our community safe, head to our COVID-19 Information page.
The Farm and Food Discovery Centre hosts a wide range of family fun events throughout the year. Some crowd favourites include Ice Cream Party, Breakfast with Santa, Pumpkin Carving Party, Open Farm Day, and Pizza Party. Make sure your crew doesn't miss out on all the fun at the Discovery Centre!
Summer 2022 is here! Be sure to book your spot for one or more of our fun filled Saturday events offered in July and August. The Summer Event Registration Form will take you directly to the booking page.
Saturday July 16th - Ice cream party
Make home made ice cream using 100% Canadian cream
Saturday July 23rd - Get the buzz about bees
Prepare and enjoy a sweet honey treat
Saturday August 6th - Ice cream party
Back by popular demand - Make home made ice cream using 100% Canadian cream
Saturday August 20th - Pizza party
Make home made pizza using our signature recipe
Saturday August 27th - Digging in the dirt
Make your very own edible soil
Check out some of the action from previous family fun events!
Bruce D. Campbell Farm and Food Discovery Centre
1290 Research Station Road
Glenlea Research Station | University of Manitoba
Glenlea, Manitoba, Canada, R0G 0S0