Come Wander
Building a canoe. Art and culture experiences in Ontario's Highlands.

From galleries to gardens, Ontario’s Highlands is filled with hidden (and not so hidden) artistic and cultural gems, ready to feed your sense of curiosity and expand your mind. Some of the most unique museums, artist studios, and historical landmarks are waiting to be discovered around every bend.

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Art in the Summer

Celebrate creativity at art festivals across Ontario’s Highlands this summer.

3 Cheers for Mom

Discover ways to give a mom a Mother’s Day to remember, with gift ideas that go above and beyond.

A Gallery on Ice

Be amazed by 3 ice huts, 4 artists, and 1 frozen lake at the Ice Cube Gallery, an inaugural event in Haliburton, Ontario.

Concerts with a Community

In September each year, the spirit of community comes alive all across Ontario’s Highlands when the Festival of Small Halls rolls in.

Hidden Gems

Seven charming museums in Ontario’s Highlands.

Where Am I?

Visit the Petawawa Heritage Village, where you can step back in time and explore the lives of those who wandered long ago.

Locals Know Best: Art & Culture

Discover the best spots to learn about the vibrant culture and hidden gems in Ontario’s Highlands through the locals themselves.