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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.

We will re-open as of March 2nd, 2021 and will resume our regular hours. If you would like to visit the museum you must call the museum to book an tour by appointment at 519-736-5433. We are booking tours on the hour during our regular operating hours.

Tour length is 50 minutes to allow cleaning in between tour appointments. Visitors must wear a mask, unless conditions prevent them from doing so. Please alert staff if you are unable to wear a mask.


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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