Homer Watson House & Gallery, Kitchener

#11 of 18 in Museums in Region of Waterloo
Art Gallery · Hidden Gem · Museum
Homer Watson House & Gallery is the homestead of Homer Ransford Watson, Canada's first noted landscape artist (1855-1936). In 1980, his house and surrounding 3 acre property were designated under the Ontario Heritage Act as being of architectural and historic significance. Our mission is to preserve and celebrate the legacy of Homer Watson's creative spirit by stimulating the appreciation, enjoyment and practice of the visual arts.

We engage the community through curriculum-based visual arts programs, exhibitions, maintaining and displaying Watson's permanent collection, special events, and other endeavours. For more information about what's going on at the Gallery, visit www.homerwatson.on.ca

Charitable REG# 11896 2174 RR0001
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  • The Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce hosted an event for Young Professionals and Homer Watson House & Gallery did an amazing job as hosts. They were friendly and inviting, and the space....  more »
  • The Homer Watson House and Gallery has art school in the summer for children. Throughout the year families can tour and purchase items at the gallery. Artists from the area have their works...  more »
  • I used to work there. The gardens are beautiful. Nice atmosphere. Their children's classes are so much fun. I haven't been to any adult class, but I have great confidence in them. All staff is friendly and a special mention for Scott who had inspired me, thank you.
  • Staff is friendly and professional. Always a joy to stop by
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