Century Plaza

1 Wesley Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Century Plaza

Century Plaza, located at 1 Wesley Avenue in Winnipeg, boasts a rich history dating back to the early 20th century.


Originally established as the headquarters for the Breen Motor Company (BMC) Limited in 1923, this iconic building has transformed into a fully finished downtown office space, offering abundant natural light and exceptional views.

Just one block from the renowned Portage and Main intersection, Century Plaza provides easy access to downtown Winnipeg's amenities, including The Forks, Canada Life Centre, the Exchange District, and True North Square. Its primary purpose is to offer a prestigious downtown location for businesses in need of remarkable office space.

The vision behind Century Plaza was to create a headquarters that embodied the essence of early 20th-century automotive innovation. Commissioned to Pratt and Ross, the building's design emphasized quality craftsmanship and functionality, inspired by the success of the Breen Motor Company.

Noteworthy features of Century Plaza include a well-appointed boardroom and kitchen, private offices, an open workstation area, and landlord-controlled parking. The design prioritizes natural light, fostering a bright and inspiring work environment. Additionally, its strategic downtown location and accessibility for cyclists make it a standout choice for office space.

Century Plaza actively contributes to the vibrancy of downtown Winnipeg by housing businesses and professionals, enhancing the local community. Its presence is a testament to the ongoing evolution of the downtown area.

The property enjoys proximity to numerous amenities, including Shaw Park, the Canadian Museum of Human Rights, The Forks, and the RBC Convention Centre. It is also conveniently located near hotels such as the Fort Garry Hotel, Delta Hotel, and the Fairmont Hotel, catering to business travellers and visitors.

While retaining its historic charm, Century Plaza embraces modern workplace requirements. The building's design ensures efficient use of natural light and space, contributing to sustainability and an enhanced work environment.

With deep historical significance as the former headquarters for the Breen Motor Company (BMC) Limited in the early 20th century, Century Plaza's adaptive reuse and preservation play a vital role in Winnipeg's architectural legacy.

The future vision for Century Plaza is to continue serving as a prestigious downtown office space, meeting the evolving needs of businesses and professionals. It aspires to remain a vibrant part of Winnipeg's downtown landscape.



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Wheelchair accessible

Adjacent parking lot

Exchange District neighbourhood

Fiber (Bell, Les Net, Shaw, MTS, Telus)

Total Space:

50,000 sq. ft.