Suggested Donation of $5

Regular Gallery Hours:

Monday | CLOSED
Tuesday | 10 am – 4 pm
Wednesday | 10 am – 4 pm
Thursday | 10 am – 4 pm
Friday | 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday |10 am – 4 pm
Sunday | 12 pm – 4 pm

1754 Old Mill Road, Kitchener, ON N2P 1H7
Phone: 519.748.4377

Parking is in the small lot in front of the lawn,
additional parking is available on the street.

Please note we are closed all Holiday Mondays,
Good Friday, & Christmas Day.

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The Loch Doon area was memorialized in celebrated Scottish poet, Robert Burns piece “Ye banks and braes O’ bonnie Doon”

Ye banks and braes o’ bonny Doon,
How can ye bloom sae fresh and fair?
How can ye chant, ye little birds,
And I sae weary fu’ o’ care?
Thou’lt break my heart, thou warbling bird,
That wantons thro’ the flowering thorn:
Thou minds me o’ departed joys,
Departed, never to return.

Aft hae I rov’d by bonnie Doon,
To see the rose and woodbine twine;
And ilka bird sang o’ its love,
And fondly sae did I o’ mine.
Wi’ lightsome heart I pu’d a rose,
Fu’ sweet upon its thorny tree;
And my fause lover stole my rose,
But, ah! he left the thorn wi’ me.

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