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​Current and Past Museum Windsor Events

Museum Windsor plays a key role in many events, projects, initiatives and celebrations in Windsor's culture and heritage community. We actively engage in finding unique ways to help the community tell its stories.

Current Museum Windsor Events:

Sandwich Heritage Walking Tour​

Location: Meet at the Duff-Baby Interpretation Centre (221 Mill Street)
Date: May 28, July 2, October 1, 2017
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm


In conjunction with the Art Gallery of Windsor's upcoming exhibit: The Sandwich Project, May 28-October 1, Museum Windsor will be offering walking tours of historic Sandwich. These tours will utilize the new Sandwich Heritage Walking​ Tour developed by the City of Windsor's Planning Department. Space is limited and advanced registration is required. Please call 519-253-1812 to reserve a spot or purchase your tickets online through snapd Windsor​.

Special Event - Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time: Regular Museum Hours

Admission: Regular Admission rates apply

Visit the Chicmzuk Museum for a special screening of Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance by Alanis Obomsawin, followed by a panel discussion on Indigenous perspectives on Canada 150.

Free Day – National Aboriginal Day 2017

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time: Regular Museum Hours
Free admission

Celebrate National Aboriginal Day at the Chimczuk Museum with free admission to all the museum's galleries and exhibits, along with a guided tour of the Original Peoples Culture and Legacy Gallery at 2:00PM. #NADCanada #Canada150.

New Exhibit! Windsor Police at 150 Years: Images and Artifacts

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: May 4 - July 30, 2017
Time: Regular museum hours
General admission $5.00 (family rate of $15.00), free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group

Explore this exciting new exhibit created by the Windsor Police Service to mark their 150th anniversary.

New Exhibit! MayWorks "Beyond Traditional: Women's Work"

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: May 9 - June 30, 2017
Time: Regular museum hours
General admission $5.00 (family rate of $15.00), free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group

Visit the Chimczuk Museum to see our series of MayWorks exhibits including: the MayWorks Quilt Project, "Sewing Straight Lines" Sewing Collective, and "Pussyhat Tales".

New Exhibit! Fakes & Forgeries - Yesterday and Today

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Dates: January 24, 2017 - May 28, 2017
General admission $5.00 (family rate of $15.00), free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group

Experience this new travelling exhibit from the Royal Ontario Museum that explores forgeries and the length forgers will take to deceive the public. This interactive exhibit features all kinds of real and fake objects from historical and cultural artifacts to household items and brand names. Learn how to tell a fake from an authentic item and have fun trying to guess which objects are the real deal. School programming available.​

New Exhibit! The Windsor Spitfires in Jerseys

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: February 18, 2017 - June 17, 2017
Time: Regular Museum Hours
General admission $5.00 (family rate of $15.00), Free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group

The current incarnation of the Windsor Spitfires hockey franchise began its first season in the Ontario Major Junior Hockey League (OMJHL) on September 25, 1975. Throughout their recent history, the Windsor Spitfires have undergone a number of changes to the style of jerseys they wear on the ice. This exhibit will showcase a small sample of jerseys the Spitfires have worn. Spitfire ephemera, photographs and textiles from the 1970s to 1990s will also be displayed.

Past Museum Windsor Events:

Museum Windsor
254 Pitt Street West
Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9A 5L5
Phone: For general information, call 311.
For detailed inquiries, please call (519) 253-1812.