Our history Culturally Stimulating This home of war heroes and peaceful dignitaries is so rich with a diverse past that history buffs get goosebumps at the unembellished story of this remarkable region.

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Caldwell First Nation

14 Orange St., Leamington, ON, N8H 1P5

Point Pelee and Pelee Island are the heart of the Caldwell First Nation’s ancestral territory.  Caldwell First Nation…

Ford City BIA and Murals

Drouillard Road, Windsor, ON

Today Ford City is a revitalized and vibrant community with successful businesses and active associations, thanks to redevelopment…

Fort Malden National Historic Site

100 Laird Avenue South, Amherstburg, ON, N9V 272

Fort Malden National Historic Site is currently closed to the public for the winter season – will re-open…

John Freeman Walls Historic Site and Underground Railroad Museum

859 Puce Rd, Lakeshore, ON, N0R 1A7

The John Freeman Walls Historic Site is family owned and operated. Meet descendants of the Underground Railroad as…

Mackenzie Hall Cultural Centre

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and for the safety and security of residents, some City of Windsor…

Museum Windsor – Chimczuk Museum

401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor, Ontario, N9A 7J1

The Chimczuk Museum is a premier museum destination that houses permanent exhibits on the history of the Windsor area, the Original…

Museum Windsor – Duff-Baby Interpretation Centre

221 Mill St. W. in Sandwich Town, Windsor, Ontario, N9C 2R1

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and for the safety and security of residents, some City of Windsor…

Museum Windsor – Maison Francois Baby House

254 Pitt St. W., Windsor, Ontario, N9A 5L5

The historic house, built by François Baby, is designated as a National Historic Site of Canada, and now features…

Park House Museum

214 Dalhousie St., Amherstburg, Ontario, N9V 1W4

The Park House is a year round museum that provides curriculum based programming and caters to the needs…

Sandwich First Baptist Church

3652 Peter Street, Windsor, Ontario, N9C 1J7

Sandwich First Baptist Church is the oldest active black church in Canada. A group of former slaves, led…

The Rum Runners Tour

1495 Tecumseh Rd. E, Windsor, Ontario

If you think you know the story of prohibition, think again… Go back in time to the Roaring…

Willistead Manor

1899 Niagara St Windsor, Ontario,, Windsor, Ontario, N8Y 1K3

Willistead Manor is a beautiful historic property—used by many to host lovely events.  The COVID-19 pandemic has increased…

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