Homer Watson House & Gallery

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Organization Details
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Description & Services
Description (Service) Homer Watson House & Gallery, built in 1835, is the homestead of Homer Watson, Canada’s first noted landscape artist (1855-1936). In 1980, the house and surrounding property were designated under the Ontario Heritage Act as being of architectural and historic significance. Today, the Gallery operates as a vibrant and active arts centre that encourages artistic expression through the museum and historical artwork, contemporary exhibitions, visual art programs for all ages and curriculum based school programs.
Hours Gallery Hours: Tue-Sun 12 noon-4:30 pm * Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility No restrictions.
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees Admission - $5.00
Service Categories Museums
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-748-4377
Fax 519-748-6808
E-Mail development@homerwatson.on.ca
Website www.homerwatson.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/HomerRWatson/
Primary Contact Kate Macpherson, Director of Marketing & Fundraising, Homer Watson House & Gallery; Phone: 519-748-4377 ext 224; Fax: 519-748-6808; Email: development@homerwatson.on.ca
Alternate Contact Paige Bolta, Director of Education & Public Programs, Homer Watson House & Gallery; Phone: 519-748-4377 ext 222; Fax: 519-748-6808; Email: programs@homerwatson.on.ca
Address and Location Information
Located In Community Kitchener
Address & Map
1754 Old Mill Rd
Kitchener, ON
Canada N2P 1H7
 
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Intersection Homer Watson Blvd. and Conestoga College Blvd.
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Main building and classroom studio ; Partially Accessible - Garden studio and pottery studio