Hours and Staff

About Us

The Centre du patrimoine (Heritage Centre), managed by the Société historique de Saint-Boniface (SHSB), is an archives and research centre devoted mainly to preserving and making accessible archives documenting the Francophone and Metis experience in Western Canada and particularly in Manitoba. It houses archival collections, a reference library containing over 13,000 titles and genealogical ressources.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 4:30 pm.

Until further notice, we are CLOSED from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

In 2022, we are CLOSED January 1st, January 3rd, February 21st, April 15th to 18th (inclusively), May 23rd, July 1st, August 1st, September 5th, September 30th, October 10th and November 11th.

We will also be CLOSED for the holidays from December 26th 2022 until January 2nd, 2023 (inclusively).



Janet LaFrance

Executive Director
Janet La France
Email: jlafrance@shsb.mb.ca

Rachelle Rocque Pic

Administrative Assistant
Rachelle Rocque
Email: shsb@shsb.mb.ca

Julie Reid, Archivist
Email: jreid@shsb.mb.ca

Sarah Story, Digital Archivist
Email: sstory@shsb.mb.ca

Genealogical Services 
Halley Ducharme, Genealogist