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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:

Museum Volunteer Group Talk

Location: Duff-Baby Interpretation Centre
Date: May 4, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Free admission

Donna Grayer will be talking about Métis Culture and Heritage.

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.

Free Comic Book Day!

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: May 6, 2017
Time: Regular museum hours
Free admission (Both Chimczuk Museum and The Art Gallery of Windsor)

Museum Windsor is once again participating in Free Comic Book Day. Visit the Chimczuk Museum to get your free comic book (while supplies last). While you're here, enjoy a comic art exhibit by local artist George Rizok, superhero themed kid's crafts and games in our Children's Gallery, magic lessons, balloon animals, and costumed heroes visiting throughout the day. Don't forget to grab additional free comics at the Art Gallery of Windsor, Adventure Bay Family Water Park Presented by WFCU Credit Union, and Rogues Gallery Comics.

New Exhibit! Comics By George Rizok

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: April 4 - May 6, 2017
Time: Regular museum hours
General admission $5.00 (family rate of $15.00), free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group

This is an exhibition of comic book art by local artist George Rizok. The exhibit includes a series of illustrations reflecting milestones in comic history using a variety of storytelling techniques. ​

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".

Free Day – International Museum's Day

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: May 18, 2017
Time: Regular Museum Hours

Free admission

May is Museum Month! Help us celebrate International Museum's Day with free admission to the Chimczuk Museum and François Baby House. Spend time in our Children's Gallery, explore our permanent and temporary exhibits, and learn about Windsor's rich history.

Free Day – Celebrating Windsor's 125th Birthday!

Location: Chimczuk Museum
Date: May 20, 2017
Time: Regular Museum Hours
Free admission

Celebrate Windsor's 125th birthday with lots of fun activities at the Chimczuk Museum and François Baby House. There will be kids' crafts, guided tours, and outdoor activities in the Vision Cooridoor. Visit www.celebrating2017.ca for a list of local activities.

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.
Email: wmuseum@citywindsor.ca