The Bell Homestead on a spring day with white flowers in the tree

Brantford is rich with arts, culture and heritage. Discover the many art galleries, museums and historic sites that call our city home including the Bell Homestead National Historic SiteSanderson Centre for the Performing Arts and countless others.

To discover even more arts and culture experiences in Brantford, please visit our tourism directory.

Did you know that Lawren Harris, one of the founding members of the Group of Seven, was born in Brantford? Outside of the Brantford Public Library Main Branch, you’ll find La Landscape de Kanata. This piece celebrates Lawren Harris' life and work, his hometown of Brantford and the importance of the “Land” to the diverse groups of people that call this place home.

If you’re downtown, check out Harmony Square, stop and admire the several to-scale reproductions from Brantford's Grand Exhibit, explore our Public Art collection with works by internationally recognized artists or spot some familiar film locations that are featured in The Handmaid’s TaleSchitt’s Creek and The Cuban.

The Grand Exhibit in downtown Brantford

Discover Brantford’s arts and culture scene with Martin Smith, an actor, director and the President of ICHTHYS Theatre Productions. 

Photo Gallery: Arts and Culture will appear here on the public site.