Windsor Tourism

The Windsor Tourism website offers information about Windsor. Wikitravel provides more background information.

Below is a list of interesting things to do in Windsor for an hour or two:

Art Gallery of Windsor
401 Riverside Drive West
Hours: Wednesday 11 am - 8 pm, Thursday, Friday 11am 9pm,
Saturday, Sunday 11am 5pm, Monday and Tuesday closed

Odette Sculpture Park: Riverside Drive West
Take in contemporary sculptures along the waterfront during your 30 to 40 minute walk from the Radisson or Hilton Hotel to the University.

Bby House Museum
254 Pitt Street West, Windsor (near Windsor Transit Centre)
Hours: Tuesday Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday 2 pm - 5 pm, closed Mondays

Hiram Walker and Canadian Club
Canadian Club Brand Heritage Centre, 2072 Riverside Drive East In 1858
The Hiram Walker & Sons Limited was founded on the site of this building. Guests are invited to partake in a tour of the premises and learn about the legacy of the Canadian Club Brand. Enjoy a complimentary drink at the end of the tour.
Hours: Tours run at 12:00, 2:00 and 4:00 Wednesday Saturday; 12:00 and 2:00 on Sunday.

Walkerville Brewing Company
525 Argyle Road
Originally established by Hiram Walker in 1889 and re-established in 1998, the WBC is the region's oldest and largest microbrewery, producing all-natural, premium product. Hours are Mon-Sat 10am-6pm with free tours and tastings on Saturdays.

The casino, Caesars Windsor, is located on the waterfront, close to the Hilton and Radisson Hotels.

Staying longer and / or going further afield

Point Pelee National Park
A lush Carolinian forest oasis at the southern tip of Canada, Point Pelee National Park resounds with migrating song birds in the spring, hums with cicadas in the summer, flutters with Monarch butterflies in the fall and is a peaceful place of reflection in the winter.

Pelee Island
Pelee Island provides visitors with a myriad of opportunities. Whether taking a bike ride, going for a swim, browsing through the local shops visiting Pelee Island Winery, or indulging in the food and drink that the Island has to offer, Pelee Island can satisfy your desire for calm and quiet or for new sights and sounds.