Upcoming Events

The Museum hosts a variety of special events throughout the year. Click on the links below for information on these popular events that occur on an annual basis. Check back often as one-time events may also being scheduled.

Daily Museum Tours (Excluding Monday)

Join one of our expert tour guides as they explore the highlights of the Amherstburg Freedom Museum Collection.  Discover the stories behind.  This tour is included with admission and is approximately two hours in length.

Windsor Express Black History Month Museum Fundraiser – Feb 1, 2020

The Amherstburg Freedom Museum, in partnership with the Windsor Express, will be kicking off Black History Month with a special event. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets!

Annual Community Meeting – May 9, 2020

The Amherstburg Freedom Museum Annual Community Meeting is a time for subscribers and the community to hear about the Museum’s year in review and annual reports from Treasurer, President, staff and committee chairs.

Ribs and Ragtime – June 6, 2020

This highly anticipated summertime tradition offers food, fun and live entertainment on the Museum grounds. Click here for more information!

Emancipation Celebration Dinner and Dance – July 31, 2020

The Emancipation Celebration recognizes the abolition of slavery in Canada which went into effect on August 1, 1834. Join us for dinner and dancing, awards ceremony and educational presentation.

Walter Perry Emancipation Golf Classic – August 8, 2020

The Amherstburg Freedom Museum hosts the annual Walter Perry Emancipation Golf Classic, named after “Mr. Emancipation” himself.

It’s our 45th Birthday!  September 21, 2020

Christmas at the Museum – December 9, 2020

Ring in the holiday season with the Amherstburg Freedom Museum! The annual Christmas at the Museum concert takes place in the Nazrey A.M.E Church National Historic Site. Come and join us for a warm and friendly celebration of the Christmas Season. The program is sprinkled with traditional songs of the season and heart-warming carols to start the holiday season off right! A dessert buffet follows the concert. Tickets are limited.

For More Information

Amherstburg Freedom Museum
277 King Street

 1-519-736-5433 | 1-800-713-6336