On the shores of Lake Erie, the Bois Blanc Lighthouse, a classic limestone tower, guided sailors for more than a century. A walk around the site gives visitors a chance to imagine what life there must have been like for the light keepers who stood watch.
Bois Blanc Island Lighthouse and Blockhouse National Historic Site
- Bois Blanc Island, ON
- The Bois Blanc Island Lighthouse is not open to the public and has no hours of operation. The lighthouse may be viewed from the Amherstburg, Ontario shore of the Detroit River.
- National Historic Site
Bois Blanc Island, ON
Nazrey African Methodist Episcopal Church at the Amherstburg Freedom Museum
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A soldier standing guard with the parade square and Hough House in the background
Canadian Historical Aircraft Association
Original 1940 Hangar. Educate public on Canadian aviation history. Restore historic planes
An historic fur-trading site in Sandwich (Windsor), Ontario, built in 1798.
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