OUR HISTORY

From the car capital of Canada, to our roots steeped deep in whisky & prohibition there is a rich history in Windsor Essex.

Click on any of the icons below to learn more about our story – and sites, attractions & tours to help you learn a little bit more about the history of Windsor, Essex County & Pelee Island.

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Tempt your taste buds with the innovative and delicious dishes at #Walkerville's newest #foodie stop @gladstonecommonswalkerville #WindsorEssex #YQG #DiscoverYQG #DiscoverON #DiscoverCanada #OntSouthwest ...

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South Windsor just got a whole lot more delicious with the addition of the #PenaltyBox's new location! Chicken delight is the thing that dreams are made of! #WindsorEssex #YQG #DiscoverYQG #DiscoverON #DiscoverCanada #iconic #foodie #OntSouthwest ...

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In addition to beautiful plants and home décor, the kids corner at @annasflowers is the perfect spot to pick out the perfect gift or souvenir for the littles #shopYQG #WindsorEssex #YQG #DiscoverYQG #DiscoverON #DiscoverCanada #shoplocal #OntSouthwest ...

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