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Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre

247 Ricardo Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-5455
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Weekend art show

Lots of variety and many talented artists here. It would have been even more enjoyable if the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mfroebuck
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Toronto, Canada
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Center

We were glad we took the time to visit the Pumphouse arts center to enjoy local art and very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CDN_Xplorers
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Ottawa, Canada
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The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre is an art gallery and studio located in a heritage building circa 1891 on the banks of the Niagara River. The pumping station supplied water to the town of Niagara-on-the-Lake until 1983. The Pumphouse Art Centre Association was formed in 1990 and through community effort, the building was restored was converted to a visual arts centre in 1994. The Niagara Pumphouse offers year-round educational programs, exhibitions and events promoting interests in the visual arts
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“paintings” (8 reviews)
“gallery” (7 reviews)
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247 Ricardo Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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+1 905-468-5455
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of variety and many talented artists here. It would have been even more enjoyable if the weather was not so hot and humid.More

Thank mfroebuck
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Lise A, Chair of the Board at Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you ! Glad you enjoyed your visit to Art at The Pumphouse Show and Sale. Wish we could have improved e weather for everyone. Thank goodness there was lots of to drink and eat. Our volunteers were busy making sure everyone stayed hydrated. Hope...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were glad we took the time to visit the Pumphouse arts center to enjoy local art and very fortunate to meet an accomplished artist "Donald Campbell". Donald has held more than 30 solo and group shows. His paintings display beautiful subject matter, garden vistas...More

Thank CDN_Xplorers
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Lise A, Board Chair at Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for including the Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre on your visit to Niagara-On-The-Lake. We are proud to showcase the work of many local artists. Mr. Campbell being one.

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

We have been to a few of the events at the Pump House and have always enjoyed it. Walking distance to the hustle and bustle of the main street in Niagara on the Lake, yet far enough away to get away from all the people....More

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Lise A, Chair at Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Thank you! we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit! Hope to see you back soon.

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

We have been to the Pumphouse Arts Centre a number of times and we always enjoy our time there. The staff are knowledgeable and welcoming and it is evident a lot of time goes into choosing unique artists and pieces to exhibit. A small gallery...More

Thank Kelly G
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Lise A, Chair at Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Thank you ! As a charity, we do our best provide artists, patrons and guests the best possible experience. I will pass your compliments onto our staff

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

The admission and parking is free and it is a very relaxing tour that features local artists and they also have art classes in progress while you walk around. I did not have time to tour the outside grounds but will do so next visit....More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

You will learn a lot about local art and appreciate the great architecture of this building. Walk the grounds and learn more about its history, see the pump and enjoy the Gazebo.

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

The featured artist was Josh Tiessen, an artist from the Toronto. A very unique artist that featured paintings that looked 3 dimensional. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank snkvch
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

My wife walked into the Pumphouse Gallery and immediately loved the gallery. She quickly decided to participate in the walk-in artist session and enjoyed it and left with two paintings.

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Reviewed 6 March 2016

This is a fun place to explore, the best part for me is knowing that all the paintings/ art you see are from local people. I love the feel of the place, its simplicity and celebration of our 'artistic' selves. You can take classes here,...More

Thank sandralmd23
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Reviewed 15 November 2015

Exhibits of the work of Instructors, Students, and Local Artists were open, in both gallery and classroom areas of this local teaching Arts center. As artists ourselves, we enjoyed seeing the work of this particular location, and the setting of their community arts classes and...More

Thank cerdeb
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