Plan Your Visit

COVID-19 Information 

McIntosh Gallery is open to the public. Western staff, faculty and current students will be asked to present their OneCard upon entry. All other visitors will be asked to provide proof of vaccination upon arrival. 

If you have questions or are seeking additional information about visiting the gallery, feel free to reach out to us at For ongoing coverage of COVID-19 protocol and operations at Western University, visit

Hours of Operation:


Photo taken by: Pam Haasen. Opening reception for Raymond Pettibon: The Punk Years, 1978-86

Public Hours:

Monday to Friday: 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Saturday: 12:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Sunday: closed

Labour Day Weekend Hours:
Saturday September 3 - Monday, September 5: closed

Please Note: occasionally throughout the year, the galleries are closed to install exhibitions. Please check exhibition dates to ensure access.

Office Hours:

Monday to Friday 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M

Curatorial Study Centre Hours:

Monday to Friday 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

McIntosh Gallery is located at the centre of Western's campus tucked between University College and Physics and Astronomy (directions below). Look for the stone building with bright red doors. Admission to the gallery is by donation. We regret that McIntosh Gallery is not wheelchair accessible.

How to get to McIntosh Gallery:

Walk or cycle:

From Richmond Street:

  1. Turn onto University Drive at the gates of Western University on Richmond Street
  2. Cross the bridge over the river
  3. Continue straight through the traffic lights on Middlesex Drive
  4. The road curves to the right. Turn left towards the Physics and Astronomy Building
  5. McIntosh, a building with bright red doors, is next to the Physics and Astronomy Building

From Western Road:

  1. Turn onto Lambton Road at the Western Road gate
  2. Exit the traffic circle onto Oxford Drive
  3. Turn right after Stevenson Hall
  4. McIntosh Gallery, a building with bright red doors, is on the left

Public Transit:

Several London Transit Commission bus routes stop directly behind McIntosh Gallery at the Natural Sciences Building transit terminal. Several other busses stop elsewhere on campus within walking distance of McIntosh Gallery. Consult the London Transit Commission website for ideal transit routes and information on detours, fares, road closures, and service interruptions. 


Paid visitor parking is available at the Social Sciences and Weldon Library lots. For other parking options (registered and/or metered parking) please review Western University's parking and visitor services website.


McIntosh Gallery is not wheelchair accessible.

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