The McMichael gallery is located in the village of Kleinburg, just minutes north of Toronto. Beyond the signature fieldstone gates, you will find outdoor art, four floors of gallery and program space, including the Library and Archives, and the Gallery Shop – all surrounded by 100 acres of beautiful conservation land which you can explore through a network of paths and trails.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, Ontario, Canada
(Islington Avenue north of
Major Mackenzie Drive on the east side)
or toll free 1.888.213.1121
Please note: galleries 5, 6, and 7 are closed from October 29 to November 8 for the installation of the special exhibition Eyes on Quebec: Treasures from the Andrée Rhéaume Fitzhenry and Robert Fitzhenry Collection
Hours and Admission
The McMichael is
Open all holiday Mondays,
Special pricing on
Children Five and Under
Family - 1 or 2 adults and 3 children under the age of 18
Weekend Tours, Free with Admission
Permanent Collection Tour - 12:30 pm
Works from the permanent collection including the Group of Seven, Aboriginal and Inuit.
Special Exhibition Tour - 2:00 pm
Morrice and Lyman in the Company of Matisse
All tours are approximately 45 minutes in length and are included with gallery admission.
Audio Guide for Morrice and Lyman in the Company of Matisse
A free audio guide for this special exhibition is available through your mobile browser. Bring your own headphones or purchase a set at the Admissions Desk or at the Gallery Shop. For more information, see the exhibition micro-site.
Interested in a group rate or a private guided tour? Consult the Groups section.
AccessibilityFor more information
Getting Here by Car
The gallery is easily accessed by Hwy. 400 or Hwy. 27, and Major Mackenzie Drive.
To reach the gallery from Hwy. 401 or Hwy. 407:
Take Hwy. 400 north to Major Mackenzie Drive.
Turn left (west) on Major Mackenzie Drive to Islington Avenue.
Turn right (north) on Islington Avenue into the village of Kleinburg.
To reach the Gallery from the QEW:
Take Hwy. 427 north to Hwy. 7.
Turn right (east) on Hwy. 7.
Turn left (north) on Hwy. 27 (the second set of traffic lights).
Turn east (right) to Major Mackenzie Drive.
Turn left (north) at Islington Avenue into the village of Kleinburg.
Public TransitYork Region's public transit (YRT) provides limited bus service along Islington Ave. to and from Kleinburg. For those transferring from TTC, separate fare is required. For complete YRT bus schedule and route information for the McMichael, refer to Islington Ave. Bus #13, Stop #3357 at www.yorkregiontransit.com.
The following taxi companies offer service to the McMichael from points in the Greater Toronto Area:
Ace Taxi: 905.856.2002
Minute Taxi: 416.736.9909
Astro Limousine/Taxi: 905.669.0000