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!


CORKS & CANVAS: Wine & Paint Night
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Fri Oct 19, 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 (paints, brushes, canvas) and guided instruction. … Read More

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Join the LAC as we welcome the Shooters Photography Club and artists from the Far Out Show for their opening receptions on Fri Sept 28 from 7-9pm. Free admission, everyone welcome, refreshment served.

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Details to come soon! Hosted in partnership by the LAC and the Municipality of Leamington with the Uptown Leamington BIA and the Bank Theatre.

A SIGNATURE CHRISTMAS: indoor artists market
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Saturday Dec 1, 1-4pm. The LAC presents its annual indoor Christmas Arts & Crafts show. Open to all artists and artisans in any medium; photography, painting, jewelry, literary arts, crafts and more… Exhibit and sell your work directly inside our beautiful galleries during … Read More

Art Supplies + Gift Shop + Local Art