Welcome to the Owens

The Owens Art Gallery is located on the campus of Mount Allison University. It is Canada’s oldest university art gallery and the custodian of an important collection of about 4000 works spanning the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. Connect with art and artists through our programs and explore our current exhibitions.


Monday – Friday
10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday
1:00pm – 5:00pm

Closed on Holidays

If you would like to visit the Owens at a quieter time, or when all staff and visitors are masked, private visits can be arranged from 9:00-10:00 am on weekdays. Contact [email protected] for more information.

Find Us

61 York Street
Sackville, NB
E4L 1E1 Canada
[email protected]

Admission is free


All parking on campus is free. See the Campus Map for more information.

Covid-19 Information

Updated 15 May 2024: During your visit at the Owens Art Gallery:

  • Masks are welcome
  • Free disposable masks are available
  • Hand sanitizer is available throughout the gallery
  • If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home and plan your visit for another time

For more information, please visit www.mta.ca/campus-updates

Photography Policy

Photography in the gallery is permitted for personal, non-commercial use unless otherwise stated. No flash or tripods are permitted.

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