Welcome to the LAC


The Leamington Arts Centre (LAC) is located in the heart of South Western Ontario’s beautiful uptown Leamington in one of the town’s many wonderful heritage buildings. The LAC is a 10,000 square foot, state-of-the-art fully accessible facility which offers three floors of gallery space meeting rooms, and education studio space.

The LAC was established as the South Essex Arts Association in 1971 as a charitable not-for-profit arts organization dedicated to creating and sustaining a celebration of the human spirit through the nurturing of the arts with our community.

The LAC is a hub for the arts in Leamington and Windsor-Essex Region offering up to 40 exhibitions each year, artist markets, arts and crafts shows, film nights, educational arts programs and more.

Visiting Hours

Tues – Fri: 10:00am – 4:30pm

Sat: 12:00pm – 5:00pm

Sun – Mon: CLOSED

Admission is FREE!

Donations Greatly Appreciated!


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Drop off your best 8×10″ printed photos in the categories of:  Wildlife, Smartphone Photography, Buildings. Prizes in each category! No limit on the number of entries. $10 for members/$12 non-members per photo. As part of your entry fee, your photo will be professionally … Read More

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The LAC is currently looking for artists, duos, collectives and groups to fill the 2019 exhibition schedule. The LAC is a 10,000 sqaure foot state of the art facility. Our 4 large galleries offer 400 linear feet of continuous wall … Read More

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with Astrid Tobin & Sally LePla Create your own art in a supportive and creative learning environment! Bring your own materials or purchase from Instructor or LAC Gift Shop! Join us every 2nd Saturday afternoon of each month, between 1-3pm. … Read More

CORKS & CANVAS: Wine & Paint Night 
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CORKS & CANVAS: Wine & Paint Night  Fri Feb 8, 7pm Enjoy a paint night at the LAC! Corks and Canvas is an evening to “drink creatively” with your friends or significant other. $49/person or $89/couple. Includes wine, all art supplies … Read More

Art Supplies + Gift Shop + Local Art