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World Premiere!
July 1 to September 30
Covenhoven Mansion During Regular Open Hours

This Exhibit is a a must-see for lovers of art and history!

The owner of the Island Estate, Sir William Van Horne, was a gifted painter and, prior to World War I, the owner of Canada's largest private art collection. Take a unique journey into the man and his times thru the World Premiere of the Van Horne Art Exhibit titled "From the Last Spike to Art Connoisseur: A Journey with Sir William Cornelius Van Horne". The Curator of Canada's largest railroad museum, Exporail, has carefully chosen a selection of Van Horne's paintings, added banners to explain their history and meaning, and created this one-of-a-kind art exhibit which will be shown first on Ministers Island.

Dates: July 1 to September 30
Location: Van Horne's Studio on the main floor of the Covenhoven mansion on Ministers Island
Times: during regular Island Open Hours
Admission Cost: included in your Island Day Pass which also gets you access to the Island's buildings and scenic nature trails. Island Members: included in your membership fee

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