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Sat, May 4 - 1:00PM

Across the River to Freedom: Sandwich Black History Walking Tour

Saturday, May 4, 2024

1:00 p.m.


2:00 p.m.


Irene Moore Davis


The Essex County Black Historical Research Society

About the walk:

Led by the Essex County Black Historical Research Society, this walking tour (approximately 2 km) will take you to sites and markers relevant to Black history in the historic Sandwich town centre. This tour is part of the Across the River to Freedom documentary project developed with the support of the Gordie Howe Bridge Authority Community Benefits Plan.

Start/End Location:

Southeastern corner of Brock and Sandwich (near Mackenzie Hall) in Sandwich

7WXF+W6 Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Parking Details

Free street parking around the starting/ending location

Transit Information:

Transit very nearby: Crosstown 2 & 418X - Sandwich at Brock (Stop ID: 1218)

Accessibility Considerations:

Easy walk (using sidewalks or paved pathways with no hills), Wheelchair friendly, Baby stroller friendly

Walk Themes:


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