This 300lb bronze statue has got to be one Winnipeg’s most famous little statues. It’s approximately 119 yrs old and stands in front of the English Garden located near the Zoo. You can’t miss him.
Originally, it was unveiled on July 16th 1898 in front of the old City Hall on Main St, where he stood for several years. Then he was moved in 1913 to his present location in Assiniboine Park.
More history on the Boy With The Boot – Manitoba Historical Society