A Quick Visit to Assiniboine Park

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walking assiniboine parkOn Friday morning our out-of-town guests had a few hours free so I offered to take them on a meander through Winnipeg’s signature park -The  Assiniboine Park.trolley car assiniboine parkI had no idea the park had started a trolley service- but what a great idea.trolley bus assiniboine parkWe were able to take a double-decker bus all the way from the front gate to the English Gardens.anil in gardenMost of the  flowers in the English Garden aren’t in full bloom yet but we did seepoppies assiniboine park

some lovely poppies.mosesWe visited the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden.  Mol is Winnipeg’s most famous sculptor. Here Beena and I pose with Mol’s depiction of Moses. bison topiary gardenIn the Topiary Garden we saw a bison made out of dried grasses andfrog musiciansa whole series of frog musicians fashioned out of plants and flowers. winnie hte pooh statue assiniboine parkMy friend Meena was especially interested in this statue telling the story of Winnie the Pooh who was…

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