Museum Exhibits in Windsor Essex

New Exhibits include Civil War, Fakes & Forgeries – Yesterday and Today, Métis History & Culture , Comics by George Rizok and The Windsor Spitfires in Jerseys.


Museum Windsor – Chimczuk Museum

February 18 – May 28, 2017.
Fakes & Forgeries – Yesterday and Today – Experience this new travelling exhibit from the Royal Ontario Museum that explores forgeries and the length forgers will take to deceive the public. This interactive exhibit features all kinds of real and fake objects from historical and cultural artifacts to household items and brand names. Learn how to tell a fake from an authentic item and have fun trying to guess which objects are the real deal. School programming available.

April 4 – May 6, 2017
Comics by George Rizok –
This is an exhibit of comic book art by local artist George Rizok. The exhibit includes a series of illustrations reflecting milestones in comic history using a variety of storytelling techniquesThis exhibit culminates with Free Comic Book Day on Saturday May 6, 2017.

April – June 2017
Métis History & Culture – This exhibit was organized by members of the local Windsor-Essex Métis Council and focuses on Métis culture in Ontario.

Saturday February 18 – July 1, 2017
The Windsor Spitfires in Jerseys – 
The current incarnation of the Windsor Spitfires hockey franchise began its first season in the Ontario Major Junior Hockey League (OMJHL) on September 25, 1975. Throughout their recent history, the Windsor Spitfires have undergone a number of changes to the style of jerseys they wear on the ice. This exhibit will showcase a small sample of jerseys the Spitfires have worn. Spitfire ephemera, photographs and textiles from the 1970s to 1990s will also be displayed.

$5, Tues – Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 11 am – 5 pm
519.253.1812, www.citywindsor.ca
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor



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