As Seen in C.A.A. Magazine, Summer 2019!
"Fuel Up On Gas Station History" p. 62
Jim's Vintage Garages is a heritage museum located in the Headingley Heritage Centre - 5353 Portage Ave. West, Headingley, Manitoba. It is 5 Kilometers west of the Perimeter highway on the Trans Canada Highway (see map below). Cruise back in time to the beginning of the petroleum industry in Canada.
Closed for the season. From September to the end of May, contact us to arrange a tour.
Families $10.00 (2 adults, 4 children)
Groups $3.00 per person (7+ people)
Five Year Membership
Jim's Vintage Garages can only accept cash. We apologize for the inconvenience.
As you approach the front facade of the museum you will immediately step back in time as you view a Charlie Johnson mural depicting a service station from the past. Below is a panoramic picture of the original collection on Alboro Street in Headingley.
Bruno Mühleim, Scheuren, Switzerland
John Weibe, St. Pierre, MB
"Amazing! We like the Harley Davidson!"
Haus and Emily Grambow, Aachen, Germany
Eric and Lucinda, Dupont Texas, USA
"Nice - well displayed!"
Danny and Carol Shannon, Beaverbrook, NB
"Wow! Impressive collection!"
Claire Sicotte, Longueuil, QC
"Great display! Great memories for us!"
Susan and Gordon Smith, Calgary, AB
"Makes me feel my age! Looks too familiar"
Joy and Ernie Ward, South Bruce Peninsula, ON
Rick and Kathy Sheltonm Camano Island, WA, USA
"Tres joli muse!"
Stephane Thevriell, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC
"Amazing collection. Well maintained!"
Wayne Thompson, Winnipeg, MB
"I loved all the stuff in this museum!"
Branden S., Woodstock, Ontario
"Amazing! So glad we stopped in!"
Sophia Bassakyros, Toronto, Ontario
"Fantastic museum and friendly service. Thanks!"
Regan and Charlotte, New Zealand
"Very cool museum!"
Daniel Cyr, Montreal, Quebec
"We loved all the memories and the '47 Indian"
Marshall Morgan and Aileen Hutchen, LaRiviere, MB
"Thanks for keeping history alive."
Atul Kumar, St. Paul, MN
"Heard about this place for some time, worth the trip (450 miles)"
Rick Wyatt, Moundsview, MN, USA
"Neat place. We'll be back!"
Trish and Dave Fisher, Minnedosa, MB
"Very impressive, friendly! Thank you."
J. Johnston, Leon IA, USA
"Wheels are an essential part of a vibrant community; Thank you!"
Isaac Fraser, Cleefeld, MB
"Great collection! Really pleased we got to see it!"
Jim and Stu Hunnable, Essex, UK
"Thank you! Great memories!"
Wallace and Marilyn Murphy, Osayoos, BC
"Always great to see!"
Gary Hammond, Lockport, MB
Rachael R., Philadelphia, PA, USA
Joy Suluk, Arviat, NU
Jason Wowk, La Salle, MB
"Very satisfied - lovely!"
Bethany Joy, Cheltenham, UK
Harvey and Dorothy Eller, Vernon, BC
"Awesome collection! Thanks!"
Gary and Geraldine Hotchkiss, Elmira, ON
"Great collection - loved the MapleLeaf truck."
John and Jan Chapman, Atwood, ON
"Exciting to see when you are 90 and 86 years old."
Mr. and Mrs. Cobby, Holley, N.Y. State, USA
"Awesome displays. Lots of info."
Cortney and Doug Rumanik, Portage la Prairie, MB
Art and Jean Dupont, Canon City, Colorado, USA
"Thanks for the hospitality!"
Kathy and Paul Jingskou, Headingley, MB