Hours, Maps & Directions

The Gallery and the Gallery Shop are open Monday to Friday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Gallery Café is open Monday to Friday 7:00 am to 4:30 pm, Saturday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm and Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Gallery, Gallery Shop and Gallery Café are open Wednesdays to 7:00 pm. Closed Statutory Holidays.

The MacLaren Art Centre will be closed Labour Day September 2; Thanksgiving October 14; December 25, 26, 27 and January 1;

Click here to view public parking areas within walking distance of the MacLaren Art Centre.

Please note: that Dunlop Street East is closed from Owen Street to Poyntz Street, including the Mulcaster Street intersection. All businesses remain open and there is still pedestrian access around the perimeter of the street work. Beginning on September 9, there will be free parking for a maximum of two hours on the fourth floor of the Collier Street Parkade.

Click here to view downtown bicycle lock post locations within walking distance of the MacLaren Art Centre.

Directions: the MacLaren Art Centre is located 90 km north of Toronto in downtown Barrie. From Highway 400 north, take the Dunlop Street E exit. Travel on Dunlop Street through downtown until you get to Mulcaster Street. Turn left on Mulcaster. The MacLaren is located on the southeast corner of Mulcaster and Collier Street.

For transportation options from the GTA contact: Ontario Northland or Go Transit or Greyhound Bus.

Download a map of the Gallery

MacLaren Seasonal Brochure Summer to Fall 2019

MacLaren Art Centre