Through its programs, exhibitions and events, the homestead of Canada's first noted landscape artist – Homer Watson (1855-1936) – celebrates his creative spirit by stimulating visual arts appreciation, enjoyment and practice. In addition to the Watson Collection, contemporary exhibitions and Watson's painting equipment, Doors Open visitors can see the adjacent coach house and art studios, and participate in a hands-on art activity.
- National Historic Site (Canada)
- Partial wheelchair access
- Site has blue and gold provincial plaque
- Site is protected by the Ontario Heritage Trust
Contact info1754 Old Mill Road
ArchitectureYear built: 1834-35
Architect: Built by Adam Ferrie
Architectural style: Vernacular
Building type: Museum
Dates/hours openSaturday September 15, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.