Museums Preserving A Distinct History Globally historic battles and social triumphs have taken place in Windsor Essex. Visit the museums dedicated to preserving our wonderful past.

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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…

The Old Mill

44 Sinasac St W., Harrow, Ontario, N0R 1G0

Take part in a workshop. photo shoot, or event at the Old Mill in Harrow! Built in 1949…

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…

Buxton National Site & Historic Museum

21975 A.D. Shadd Road North, Buxton, ON, N0P 1Y0

“There are signs of industry and thrift and comfort, everywhere; signs of intemperance, of idleness, of want, nowhere….

Pelee Island Heritage Centre and Museum

1073 West Shore Rd, Pelee Island, Ontario, N0R 1M0

Islands are special microcosms. Places of fascinating surprises. Neighbourhoods of difference. Forever entertaining. Introducing 100 Gateways to Pelee…

Museum Windsor – Chimczuk Museum

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

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

The Maidstone Bicentennial Museum

1093 Puce Rd., Essex, Ontario

Located on the historic Puce River where the first Municipal Town Hall was built in 1875. A fire…

Tower of Freedom Underground Railroad Monument

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

Essex Railway Station

87 Station St, Essex, ON, N8M 2C5

The Essex Railway Station is a historical site which has been restored to the 1907 era. The Station…

Tecumseh Historical Museum

12350 Tecumseh Rd. E., Tecumseh, Ontario, N8N 1M4

Tecumseh has a rich French history dating back to the early settlers. Included in the societyʼs inventory of artifacts…

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…

Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village

6155 Arner Townline, Kingsville, Ontario, N0R 1B0

Please note the Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 precautions.  CTMHV plans…

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