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.

Annual Community Meeting – May 11, 2019

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 8, 2019

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 – August 2, 2019

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 10, 2019

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

It’s our Birthday!  September 21, 2019

Christmas at the Museum – December 11, 2019

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