April Museum Exhibits in Windsor Essex
This month visit exhibits like Quill Art, Medicine in History, Diecast from the Past: A History of Autos.
Museum Windsor – Chimczuk Museum
Ongoing through May 2018
Cursive Writing: Reading & Writing The Old School Way
This exhibit, travelling from Museum London, explores the history cursive writing, the tools required for the job, and why this dying skill continues to be important.
Ongoing through June 2018
Diecast From the Past: A History of Autos
This exhibit explores the history of diecast model cars, Windsor Ontario’s automotive history, and the relationship popular culture has with the automobile.
February 17 – September 9, 2018
Material Culture: The Things We Make To Live
A.G. Smith’s Material Culture Project is based on the concept that human need and available material combine to create forms that are inherently iconic.
Tues – Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 11 am – 5 pm, $5
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor
Museum Windsor – Francois Baby House
February 8, 2018 – April 28, 2018
Featuring local projectile points and archaeological items.
Tues – Sat 10 am – 5 pm
Francois Baby House – 254 Pitt St W., Windsor
Maidstone Bicentennial Museum
February – April, 2018.
Quill Art by Yvonne Morrisseau
An intricate display of Native American inspired quill art, which feature tufting-a type of artwork where the artists craft a design tediously pulling, stitching, and trimming fur.
1093 Puce Road, Essex
Park House Museum
Medicine in History Exhibit
In keeping the honour of Dr. Park alive, this exhibit examines the shift in common medical practices, professionalism among women, to the development bedside manner.
Loyalists & The Fur Tade
Come and See how this historic building is rooted in a romantic history, and learn of its role in the Fur Trade. How was this small town affected by a War fought in the United States?
The Victorian Home
The Park House Museum was owned by the Park Family for over 100 years…hence the name. In a home built without electricity and running water, come and explore how your ancestors lived without our modern convinces.
Mon – Fri 11 am – 4 pm
$4/Adult, $3/Senior, $2.50/Child
519.736.2511 , www.parkhousemuseum.com
Park House Museum – 214 Dalhousie St., Amherstburg