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Glenhyrst Art Gallery and Gardens

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Great family location

Great place to visit for entire family. Wonderful grounds. Art exhibits have something for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brantford, Canada
Beautiful this time of year

Drove past the gallery to see the lights. Every year they outdo themselves. Beautiful light display... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brantford, Canada
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20 Ava Rd, Brantford, Ontario N3T 5G9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place to visit for entire family. Wonderful grounds. Art exhibits have something for everybody. Christmas light display is outstanding . Grreat location for wedding photo’s

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rico792018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drove past the gallery to see the lights. Every year they outdo themselves. Beautiful light display that I implore people to go view. Walk around the beautiful grounds and appreciate creative muse.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rioku
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful Christmas light show. Yiu can drive through or walk around and play in the snow. Buy hot chocolate and some treats.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Beautifully decorated, ample parking, and currently decorated for Christmas. Highly recommend a visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert C
Reviewed August 28, 2018

While the gardens are small, they are well kept and there are trails that link to the larger Brant trail.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ray M
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We were there with kids ( 5 and 8 years) and enjoyed walking around these beautiful flowerbeds of different shapes and taking pictures. We also had a professional photo shoot here when I was pregnant with my second child. Pictures were beautiful! It's always just...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank JuliaA906
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Beautiful gardens. Not too big. Great variety of plants and colours for beautiful photographs of the flowers or of people in front of the flowers. Free to get in. Parking is limited.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KimL1992
Reviewed June 30, 2018

The woman who wrote the review prior to this that rated the tearoom low has obviously never been to an authentic tearoom before. As afternoon tea goes it was actually a very good value, beautifully presented and charming. For those that are seeking the authentic...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RoadTripIzzy
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I recently had high tea at The Golden Teapot at Glenhyrst. I had been once before and thoroughly enjoyed it. This time, the setting and service was still enjoyable but the value was definitely not. We paid an exorbitant price for a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank mmmHamilton_Ontario
Reviewed April 7, 2018

What a gorgeous estate - beautiful, expansive grounds, bordered in part by a steep ravine with a flowing river below. The home has a rich history, originally being the residence of the prominent Cockshutt family, manufacturers of a leading brand of farm and transportation equipment....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Wayne B
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Amanda V
September 16, 2017|
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Response from babcaib | Reviewed this property |
There is no fee to walk through the gardens and you can absolutely walk with a family. It's a beautiful spot for a family outing