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Since its founding in 1975, the Amherstburg Freedom Museum has been an exciting place to explore Black history. Plan to visit soon to discover the past, consider your own place in history and contribute to our future.

In accordance with the Windsor-Essex Health Unit and the Provincial Government’s announcement, the Amherstburg Freedom Museum will be temporarily closed to the public during the lockdown in Windsor-Essex. Please monitor our social media pages for updates on our reopening.

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Hours Day of Week
12 to 5 Tuesday to Friday
1 to 5 Saturday, Sunday
closed Monday

Ask about holiday hours!


Pricing Ticket Type
$ 7.50 Adults
$ 6.50 Students and Seniors
$ 30.00 Family Rate*

* 5 or more

Please contact the museum at 1-800-713-6336 for group rate discounts (10 or more people) and educational program offerings both virtual and in-person.

Directions to the Museum

Toronto, London, Chatham (via Highway 401 Eastbound):

Highway 401 ends and becomes Highway #3, turn left (south) on Howard Avenue, turn right (west on County Road #10, left (south) on County Road #20 and follow into Amherstburg

Detroit via Ambassador Bridge ( 25 minutes):

Exit the bridge, stay straight to take Huron Church Rd. (Highway #3) to E.C. Row Expressway West exit, Expressway becomes Ojibway Parkway (south) and then County Rd. #20. Follow this through the town of LaSalle and continue further south into Amherstburg.

Detroit via the Tunnel (25 minutes):

Exit the tunnel, turn right (east) on Park Street, left (north) on Goyeau St., left (west) on to Riverside Drive, stay on Riverside Drive. It will become Sandwich Street and then Ojibway Parkway South. At E.C. Row Expressway, veer right to continue on Ojibway Parkway South, it will become County Road #20. Follow through the town of Lasalle along the waterfront and into Amherstburg.

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