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Address: 216 Main St, Unionville, Markham, Ontario L3R 2H1, Canada
Phone Number: +1 905-477-9511
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Small but a real gem

The guide was kind to let us in for the last 15 minutes and we enjoyed every minute...it was on the small size but worthwhile anyways. I notice they had classes being... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 August 2015
Darlene649
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Bradford, Ontario, Canada
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Kitchener
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Nestled in the beautiful town of Unionville the gallery is the perfect compliment to the community. They offer classes and workshops and inspiration with the works they show. What more could you ask for?

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Thank melindar87
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Fredrick Varley gallery at the north end of Main St. Unionville adds to an already impressive walk around unionville. The art is curated well and several examples of Group of Seven art as well as other Canadian and international artists works are changed frequently. Often it is free of charge to visit.

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Thank minstrellane0us
Unionville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

During a day spent on Main Street Unionville spend some time at the Gallery. Currently admission is free courtesy IBM. Shows change so check the Gallery website but there is a permanent display featuring art from the gallery's own collection. Take time for lunch or dinner at many of the great restaurants Unionville is famous for.

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Thank rmccull0ch
Toronto, Ontario
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Nice building. SMALL gallery. Limited selection of art. Some art classes, camps, and workshops are offered. Admission is free. Nice place to meet up with friends. Looks like a good place for a wedding or small gathering/event.

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Thank 15familyvacation
Toronto,Canada
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150 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Great place to visit if you are out in Unionville, usually has lots of events happening and it was nice to visit during the Open Doors Markham with a behind the scene tour.

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Thank KittyToronto_Canada
Bradford, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

The guide was kind to let us in for the last 15 minutes and we enjoyed every minute...it was on the small size but worthwhile anyways. I notice they had classes being offered...great space for Unionville and an extra for the main street.

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Thank Darlene649
Thornhill, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

I've been here a bunch of times. It's cute. It's very nice if you go on a warm sunny day and spend some time walking around the main street and the park as well. A good outing.

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Thank HungryItalianGirl
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

There are different types of artists that display their work. It is located on Main Street, Unionville. I love to go to there as I love art. One does not have to buy the art to go there. Its a wonderful place for the eyes to look at some amazing art pieces.

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Thank 786Zeni
Markham
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Unless your a big fan of group of seven art or an art fan in general i do not recommend going here its a bit boring. However if your unfamiliar with the area this gallery is located on Unionville main street a great place to stop to tour walk around too good pond stop on the Main street at Jake's... More 

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Thank Kristine B
Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Young elementary students experience delightful Art lessons using different Art mediums e.g. Paints, plastercine and a guided tour of the Art Gallery by the Gallery Staff.

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