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Fort Erie Mewinzha Gallery – A Journey Back in Time (FREE)

This gallery honours the First Peoples who lived, traded and created a flint-knapping industry on this site. Mewinzha is a native word meaning “a long time ago”. Mewinzha – “A Journey Back in Time” features tools and weapons dating back 11,000 years as well as contemporary Native artwork. Mewinzha (pronounced mawinja), is an Anishinawbek word meaning “a journey to a long time ago.” The gallery was named this since Fort … Read more »