April Museum Listings in Windsor Essex
Monday, April 1 to Tuesday, April 30
MUSEUM WINDSOR – CHIMCZUK MUSEUM
Permanent exhibits include the history of the Windsor area, and the Original People’s Culture and Legacy.
Questers Collect – Museum Windsor has collaborated with local Questers to display some of the unique personal collections found in Windsor-Essex County. This exhibit features a wide variety of collections including vintage purses, walking sticks, samplers, uranium glass, beer steins and much more.
February 2 – May 26, 2019
Egypt: Gift of the Nile – A travelling exhibit from the Royal Ontario Museum that explores ancient Egyptian life. Some of the topics covered in this exhibit include family life, education, religion, the afterlife and much more.
Saturday April 6, 2019
CJAM FM: Making Waves since 1983 – An exhibit hosted by the Chimczuk Museum showcasing and celebrating CJAM FMs 35+ year history with artifacts from the past, photos and information cataloging their history in the Windsor and Detroit areas. Continue the celebration at the museum opening after party at Phog Lounge at 5 pm. Enjoy music from special guests Emma Guzman (Detroit) and Sebastian Abt (Windsor).
Tues – Sat 10am – 5pm, Sun 11am – 5pm
$5.25 Adult, $15.50 Family
519.253.1812 x2530, www.museumwindsor.ca
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor
Park House Museum
Loyalists & The Fur Trade – Come and see how this historic building is rooted in a romantic history, and learn of its role in the Fur Trade.
The Victorian Home – The Park House Museum was owned by the Park Family for over 100 years…hence the name. In commemoration to the height of its mercantile success, the main floor has been restored to the Park’s 1850’s residence and is our permanent display. In a home built without electricity and running water, come and explore how your ancestors lived without our modern convinces.
Mon – Fri 11am – 4pm
$12/Family, $4/Adult, $3/Senior, $2.50/Child Ages 5 – 16, Free Child Ages 1 – 4
519.736.2511, Park House Museum
Park House Museum – 214 Dalhousie St., Amherstburg
SHAANTI International Museum of Costumes and Dolls
February – April
Black History Themed Exhibit – The exhibit will rotate featured dolls and costumes four times a year. Other themes throughout the year will include Native/Indigenous, Canadian/early French, The Uncommon and Victorian/holiday dolls.
Mon – Fri 8:30am – 4:30pm
519.730.1309, Gordon House
Gordon House – 268 Dalhousie St., Amherstburg