Watrous Heritage


Main Street 1928

History in Brief

Here are some links to summaries of the rich history of Watrous & Area:

Brief History of Watrous
Brief History of Manitou Beach
Brief History of CBK Radio
Orin J. McIntosh Scale Model Collection

Watrous Heritage Website & Archives

Beginning in 2012, the Watrous Manitou Heritage Centre board has begun plans for a Heritage Centre & Archives in Watrous. The website and online archives are here:
Watrous-Manitou Beach Heritage Centre.

Heritage Centre Building Plans Underway

Plans for a 10,000 square foot facility to house the museum and archives are underway, and details can be found here:


Watrous-Manitou Beach Heritage Centre Plans.


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