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Hours, Admission
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Plan your visit to Art Windsor-Essex. With two floors of constantly changing exhibitions of historical Canadian and contemporary art, workshops for families, adults, and teens there is something here for everyone.

Hours

  • Monday
    Closed
  • Tuesday
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Admission

$10
$5

From September 13 to October 24, AWE offers half-priced admission.

FREE Admission:

  • AWE members
  • Children under 6
  • Treaty Card Indian Status and Métis Card Holders
  • Support Workers with clients

 

Joint Adult Visit (AWE & Chimczuk Museum): $13.25

Joint Student Visit (AWE & Chimczuk Museum):​ $7.75

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Parking

Art Windsor-Essex Parking Lot

  • Parking lot entrance is on Church St.
  • Parking spots are located on the north side of the shared parking lot
  • Free
  • 3-hour time limit
  • 6 regular parking spots
  • 2 Accessible parking spots
  • There is ample bike parking
  • The Gallery is located right near the transit hub.

The City of Windsor offers many options for Downtown Parking.

City of Windsor Traffic and Parking

Accessibility

Group Visits

Book your personalized field trip to Art Windsor-Essex! Explore our collection, discover new perspectives, and participate in wellness exercises and art-making activities.

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Tours

Have you ever wondered what secrets lie within the works of art in our galleries? Find out for yourself during our Public Guided Tours of Art Windsor-Essex! Join our knowledgeable Gallery Guides for interpretive tours of the gallery. Learn about the artistic approach and vision of the fascinating artists featured in our current exhibitions.

  • There are no upcoming Gallery tours at this time. Please check back with us for information about upcoming Gallery tours!

Are You a Teacher?

At our guided tours and hands-on studio workshops, your students will learn about art and have fun while meeting curriculum goals. AWE will transform how your students see the world through art and experience an unforgettable journey. 

If you want to help your students develop visual arts skills, and grow how they think about and understand art, culture, and history – book your visit today!

Self-Guided Tours

Bring your headphones to engage with Cuseum!

AWE has gone digital with Cuseum, a virtual platform that offers self-guided audio tours, insights into our artists and exhibitions, and fun facts about the work in the Gallery!  Here are some tips to access Cuseum during your visit:

  • Download a QR code scanner onto your phone. Look for QR codes in the Gallery, and use your scanner to scan the codes, launch Cuseum, and learn more about the artwork nearby.
  • Bring your headphones to see and hear the curatorial statements, artist statements, artist interviews, and audio tours on Cuseum.
  • Once Cuseum is launched, you can go through a tour from start to finish. Or you can click on the “Tours” button to jump to other tours that we have to offer.
  • AWE has free wifi that you can use to access Cuseum.

If you have any questions about Cuseum during your visit, don’t hesitate to ask a staff member for help!

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