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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

Upcoming Programs & Events

  • The Unknown Remains Opening Reception

    August 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Gu Xiong’s practice centers on the creation of a hybrid identity arising from the integration of different cultural origins and migrations. His work encompasses sociology, literature, geography, eco...

  • Queer Date Night

    August 29 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    During Kootenay PRIDE 2019 come enjoy our Queer friendly space. Take in the Gu Xoing show ‘The Unknown Remains’ in Gallery A and B as well as the second floor history museum and create some rainbo...

Upcoming Exhibitions

Gallery A


Graham Gilmore, Joi Arcand, K.C. Hall, Nicole Dextras, Don Mabie, Shane Koyczan

November 9, 2019 – February 23, 2020

Curator: Arin Fay

Gallery B

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November 2, 2019 – February 17, 2020

Guest Curator: Greg Nesteroff