Amherstburg attractions

Museum in Amherstburg

Amherstburg Freedom Museum

The main exhibition building documents the people escaping slavery in the US, and the black heritage of the region. The highlight here is the Nazrey African Methodist Episcopal Church, a National Historic Site, whic…
Historic Site in Amherstburg

Fort Malden National Historic Site

This British fort was built on earthwork embankments along the river in 1840. Beginning with the arrival of the fur traders, the area saw a lot of friction between the French, First Nations and English and, later, t…
Museum in Amherstburg

Park House Museum

The oldest house in town, and the only one not from town. It was built on the other side of the river, ferried across in 1799, and is now furnished in 1850s style.