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Touchstones Nelson: Museum of Art and History


VISION: An inclusive society inspired by the convergence of art and history.

MISSION: To be a cultural hub that provides integrative art and regional history programs to encourage new perspectives and foster a collaborative community.


Gallery A

Gallery B

Contact Us: (250)-352-9813

Upcoming Programs & Events

  • ‘Off Ward’ Performance Series

    April 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Look and listen for live music filling Ward Street from the Museum doors! Featuring ‘Available Light’ made up of  members of the Moving Mosaic Samba Band.

  • Pinhole Camera Day

    April 28

    Visit the Art Lab and we will have all you need to make your very own pinhole camera! Then explore the exhibits using your new camera. Tell us how the exhibits look different.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Gallery A

Beyond Recognition: Aboriginal Abstraction

Bob Boyer, Benjamin Chee Chee, Robert Houle, Alex Janvier, Katia KaK’wa Kurtness, Ann McLean, Kimowan Metchewais, Susan Point, Rick Rivet, Helen Wassegijig, Linus Woods

June 8 – August 11, 2019

Curator: Michelle McGeough

Gallery B

Medium of Exchange

Brenda Draney

May 25 – August 4, 2019

Curator: Arin Fay