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Tecumseh Monument

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Shawnee First Nations

We pass thru Chatham-Kent on a regular basis every other week winding our way to the Georgian... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
chickandbeast
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Durham, Canada
Awesome Tribute to Great Shawnee Chief Tecumseh

My husband & I attended the unveiling of this large stainless steel dome, that is etched to... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
ruthnicholsonue
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Waterdown, Canada
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

We pass thru Chatham-Kent on a regular basis every other week winding our way to the Georgian Bluffs for a picnic. It is a fitting recognition of Tecumseh and Shawnee First Nations. This area has a wonderful collection of parks and parkettes that are pet...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

My husband & I attended the unveiling of this large stainless steel dome, that is etched to represent birch bark and the form is the shape of a tortoise with the tribal symbols at the top. A two row wampum belt path of black and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

I stumbled on this while driving around the area and was most impressed. It's not a grand and monumental tribute to Tecumseh and those who fought and fell with him, but it is a very thoughtful and authentic memorial--mostly put together by the local community,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

stopped in here after a visit to Parks Blueberries east of Thamesville. Walked along the old roadway and read all the displays.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank bc0wing
Reviewed June 24, 2017

The Tecumseh monument has been very nicely done. With the many plaques and signs explaining the sacrifices made by Tecumseh and the First Nations army while supporting the British troops during the war of 1812. If you are a history buff or are celebrating the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

What a lovely, well done piece of history thanks to all who brought this to fruition..great job..can't stop talking about it. The drive along old highway two from Windsor has many stops of historical significance especially during our 150th. The benches tell a story and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Beverley W
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

I am so inspired each time I come here and read the story of the great leader Tecumseh and his contribution to making Canada what it is. Such a beautiful setting and the great Turtle sculpture tells the unique story of our First Nations people....More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Wanda W
Reviewed December 14, 2016

For too long the only tribute to Tecumseh near the battlefield where he died in 1813 were some rocks with some basic information about him. Now "A Place of Many Grasses" by sculptor Gordon Reeve gives this important Shawnee leader and all First Nations people...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank CulturesmART
Reviewed February 17, 2016

What a beautiful place to stop as you drive along Hwy 2. Lots of historical information, a great picnic spot and a great piece of Canadian Heritage! Very educational, no charge to stop in.

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank nancm53
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

This is a great educational and historical stop. Story boards are numerous and tell the story of one of the great battles of the War of 1812. There is a monument to the great Indian leader and warrior, Chief Tecumseh, who was mortally wounded at...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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