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Amherstburg


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268 Dalhousie St.
Amherstburg, ON N9V 1W7
Canada

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Amherstburg


(??.? miles from you)

268 Dalhousie St.
Amherstburg, ON N9V 1W7
Canada


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Amherstburg is a quaint historic town that can be explored on foot. Stores and restaurants along with museums and galleries are within walking distance of downtown. It is not uncommon to see people dressed in period c

At the historic King's Navy Yard Park, located on Amherstburg’s waterfront, enjoy an ice cream cone and watch freighters pass while being surrounded by spectacularly manicured flower beds. Participate in free walking tours, re-enactments, and music in the park.

By appointment, a guide can be arranged to share interesting facts and information about Amherstburg’s architecture and history.

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Why You Should Go...

Amherstburg is a quaint historic town that can be explored on foot. Stores and restaurants along with museums and galleries are within walking distance of downtown. It is not uncommon to see people dressed in period costume or hear a canon being fired close by.

At the historic King's Navy Yard Park, located on Amherstburg’s waterfront, enjoy an ice cream cone and watch freighters pass while being surrounded by spectacularly manicured flower beds. Participate in free walking tours, re-enactments, and music in the park.

By appointment, a guide can be arranged to share interesting facts and information about Amherstburg’s architecture and history.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Parking: Free On-site, Street, Bus, Bicycle

Available: Souvenirs

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The town is home to the second-largest rhododendron and azalea collection in Canada. Rhododendrons bloom in mid- to late May. Check Amherstburg's Facebook page for regular bloom updates.

Attend the Free Music in the Park summer series in the King's Navy Yard Park. Enjoy the beauty of the spectacular gardens while enjoying performances by concert bands. Be sure to bring a lawn chair.

Free Walking Garden Tour of spectacular King's Navy Yard Park with Park Manager: June 17, 4pm & 6pm/ June 18, 12pm & 2pm/July 13, 12pm/July 17, 1pm/August 17, 12pm/ August 21, 1pm.

Fun Facts

The Park House Museum is Detroit, Michigan's oldest building, and today it is located in Amherstburg, Ontario.

Amherstburg was the primary crossing for the Underground Railroad.  The Amherstburg Freedom Museum shares stories about the journey of those seeking freedom.

Amherstburg is home to Ontario's largest Provincial Marine Re-enactment group.  The group's home base is the beautiful historic Commissariat in the King's Navy Yard Park.

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Why You Should Go...

Amherstburg is a quaint historic town that can be explored on foot. Stores and restaurants along with museums and galleries are within walking distance of downtown. It is not uncommon to see people dressed in period costume or hear a canon being fired close by.

At the historic King's Navy Yard Park, located on Amherstburg’s waterfront, enjoy an ice cream cone and watch freighters pass while being surrounded by spectacularly manicured flower beds. Participate in free walking tours, re-enactments, and music in the park.

By appointment, a guide can be arranged to share interesting facts and information about Amherstburg’s architecture and history.

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What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Parking: Free On-site, Street, Bus, Bicycle

Available: Souvenirs

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  • Annual Members Exhibit

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    Amherstburg

    Annual Members Exhibit

    Amherstburg

    Annual Members Exhibit
    This annual exhibit showcases the art of the members of the Fort Malden Guild of Arts and Crafts.

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The town is home to the second-largest rhododendron and azalea collection in Canada. Rhododendrons bloom in mid- to late May. Check Amherstburg's Facebook page for regular bloom updates.

Attend the Free Music in the Park summer series in the King's Navy Yard Park. Enjoy the beauty of the spectacular gardens while enjoying performances by concert bands. Be sure to bring a lawn chair.

Free Walking Garden Tour of spectacular King's Navy Yard Park with Park Manager: June 17, 4pm & 6pm/ June 18, 12pm & 2pm/July 13, 12pm/July 17, 1pm/August 17, 12pm/ August 21, 1pm.

Fun Facts

The Park House Museum is Detroit, Michigan's oldest building, and today it is located in Amherstburg, Ontario.

Amherstburg was the primary crossing for the Underground Railroad.  The Amherstburg Freedom Museum shares stories about the journey of those seeking freedom.

Amherstburg is home to Ontario's largest Provincial Marine Re-enactment group.  The group's home base is the beautiful historic Commissariat in the King's Navy Yard Park.

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