Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: The Boy with the Boot

Winnipeg's Boy with the Leaking Boot statue -- one several scattered across North America -- arrived in 1897 in honor of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.
Address:
Assiniboine Park Drive, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Directions:
In Assiniboine Park, which is on the west side of the city. On the north side of Assiniboine Park Drive, across from a little lake and just inside the entrance gate to the English Gardens.
Admission:
Free
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Winnipeg's Boy with the Boot statue stands at the entrance of the English Gardens. It's such a beautiful location that I painted a picture of the happy little boy.

[Mike Weretyk, 08/09/2012]

According to the park, the Boy with the Boot was donated to Winnipeg in 1897 to honor Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.

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