Site 2: East Selkirk Immigration Hall

Site 2: East Selkirk Immigration Hall

East Selkirk Immigration Hall geocache site is located in East Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada at N 50º 08.112´ latitude and W 96º 49.714´ longitude. If you find the geocache and scan the QR code inside of it, it brings you here to learn more. Watch all of our videos on our YouTube Channel.

Around the year 1900, thousands of Eastern European (present-day Ukraine, Poland and Russia) immigrants came to Manitoba and were sent to the Immigration Hall at East Selkirk to live until they were able to secure a homestead. Listen to the story of one such Ukrainian family.