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Winnipeg Tour Connection Messenger - Fall 2017

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W I N N I P E G, M A N I TO B A , C A N A D A messenger F A L L 2 017 While the Royal Canadian Mint no longer makes 1 cent pieces, we still love that title as Canadian currency puns are always fun to exchange. All jokes aside, what the Mint does is produce over one billion coins per year, utilizing state-of-the-art processes that students will marvel at on these worldly tours. Over 55 billion coins for more than 75 countries have been brought into circulation at this stunning facility and tours can be tailored to test a students' knowledge of Canada and the globe using interactive exhibits. Hands-on student experiences also include getting to hold a solid gold bar worth over $500,000 and the possibility of striking a keepsake coin. The Mint also does a fantastic job utilizing limited edition and collector's coin to address pivotal points in Canadian, pop, and world history. – 204.983.6429 AN EXPERIENCE WORTH EVERY PENNY Sarah Robinson Manager, Business Development Travel Trade FOR ALL YOUR GROUP TRAVEL NEEDS: 204.954.1995 or 1.855.PEG.CITY #onlyinthepeg R oya l Can a d i a n M in t R o y a l C a n ad i an M i n t: Ke v in W o l k WINNIPEG HAS ONE-OF-A-KIND It's a city studded with fun, interactive and educational experiences that are ideal for student groups. Our thriving arts scene, world-renowned performance groups, cultural landmarks, museums and galleries constitute a curriculum that you simply can't find anywhere else. After spending time in this living classroom, your students will dig the city's youth-friendly activities which range from zip lining, to snow tubing, to dinner theatre and more. Student Experiences

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