Arts & Culture

Black History in Windsor Essex

Rich in history, Windsor Essex played a proud and pivotal role in the Underground Railroad movement, helping thousands escape the brutality of slavery. Learn about the terminus of the Underground Railroad – right here in Windsor Essex.  Visit exhibits of artifacts which tell the story of African Canadians, their journey to freedom and their contributions to society.  Tour the oldest black church in Windsor’s historic Sandwich Towne, visit many more heritage sites and view artwork pieces and monuments exist in our region.

 

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