The Archives of Manitoba, including the Hudson’s Bay Company Archives, is currently closed to the public. Buildings are only open to necessary staff. Work continues remotely. This is being done to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Manitoba.

Inquiries can be sent by email to or by phone to 204-945-3971. Archives staff will respond to urgent public inquiries within 1 business day. Microfilm and copy services are currently suspended.

For updates about the Archives of Manitoba’s Research Room closure, visit this website: You can also follow the Archives on Twitter @MBGovArchives for updates.

For accurate, up-to-date and fact-based information on COVID-19, please visit