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Bedford United Church of Canada

3340 Sandwich St, Windsor, ON, N9C 1B1

Bedford United Church was made famous by the gun-toting Methodist Minister “The Fighting Parson” during the days of…

Chatham-Kent Black Historical Society and Black Mecca Museum

177 King Street East, Chatham, ON, N7M 3N1

The Chatham-Kent Black Historical Society is a non-profit registered charity, which was founded in 1992 and incorporated in…

Inukshuk: Matt Beasley and Paulette Hunt

City Hall Square, Windsor, ON

Located in the Windsor City Hall Square, this sculpture was built by Paulette Hunt and Matt Beasley using…

Native Wonders Gifts & Gallery

1239 Ottawa St., Windsor, ON, N8Y 1R8

Native Wonders Gifts & Gallery is family-owned and run, selling both original and consigned art. Owner Mark Peltier…

Puce River Black Community Cemetery

972-1100 County Road 42, Lakeshore, Ontario, N0R 1C0

While the first Blacks arrived in the Puce River area during the 1830s, the community owed its existence…

Sandwich Heritage Walking Tour

The new Sandwich Heritage Walking Tour is a mobile friendly website that helps you conduct a self-guided tour…

Stoneman

On Canada’s Pelee Island, the Stoneman is an impressive inunnguaq to behold. Designed and donated by Pete Letkeman…

Tecumseh and Brock Statue

Don’t miss this sculpture at the Sandwich Roundabout! Shawnee leader, Tecumseh and British military General Isaac Brock were…

The Totem Poles at Sandpoint Beach: Wikinanish

In 1982, the Rotary Club of Windsor – St. Clair assisted in funding the creation of the Sandpoint…

Tower of Freedom Underground Railroad Monument

Created by sculptor Ed Dwight and donated to the City of Windsor by Caesars Windsor in 2001 during…

Uncle Tom’s Cabin Historic Site

Uncle Tom’s Cabin Historic Site commemorates the life of Reverend Josiah Henson.  Recognized for his contributions to the…

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