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Tecumseh Monument

Longwoods Road, Morpeth, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N0P 1C0, Canada
N0P 1X0
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A great place to stop to learn about the sacrificies made during the war of 1812.

The Tecumseh monument has been very nicely done. With the many plaques and signs explaining the... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2017
Dan D
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London, Canada
Tecumseh memorial

What a lovely, well done piece of history thanks to all who brought this to fruition..great... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2017
Beverley W
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Longwoods Road, Morpeth, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N0P 1C0, Canada
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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

Thank Dan D
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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

Thank Beverley W
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Reviewed January 9, 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

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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

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Reviewed February 18, 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.

2  Thank nancm53
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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

3  Thank Lorraine-Dennis-C
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Reviewed September 13, 2015

Nice stop on our travels through Canada. This area is nicely done and provides a great format for learning about Tecumseh. The memorial is nicely set up and provides a quick overview of facts. Visit can take 15 mins to an hour depending on how...More

3  Thank dstratos
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Reviewed August 30, 2015

This monument is part of the Tecumseh Parkway and Monument. It commemorates a battle in the war of 1812, where the great Shawnee Chief and native warrior leader Tecumseh died. The monument has a plaque to Tecumseh. It also has a great monument in the...More

6  Thank Linda S
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Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

They've added a new piece of art that's a massive turtle shell with various animal spirits along the top. There are also several stops where you can read about the history and the area. A nice quick stop on highway 2

3  Thank greaume
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Reviewed September 7, 2013

This is the site of the Battle of the Thames in October 1813, and where Tecumseh was killed. Situated on the Tekumseh Parkway in Chatham-Kent just east of Thamesville. A must visit for history buffs. At the time I write this I am aware that...More

3  Thank Miketupperville
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