Hours, Maps & Directions

Gallery Hours

As per the Government of Ontario’s emergency province-wide lockdown, the MacLaren Art Centre will be closed through January 23, 2021.

For more information on our current public health and safety protocols, please see Public Spaces – MacLaren Covid-19 Protocols.


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

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


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.

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