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"Canada's most beautiful arts centre"

Built on the banks of Shaw's Creek, this national-award-winning heritage building is now "a jewel in the crown of the GTA's arts scene". The Alton Mill is home to some 25 studio artists,  galleries, a heritage museum,  café and unique shops, while the industrial-chic ambiance makes it the perfect venue to host your event .

Come experience the Alton Mill Arts Centre, and be inspired! Open Wed. to Sun. & Holiday Mondays 10-5.

What's On This Week...

The Mills is decked out for the holidays! Please join us to ring in the season at our Holiday Open House weekend, November 16-17. Christmas Markets, Photos with the Grinch, a fine jewellery Pop Up Sale and more! New this year: Friday night shopping at the Mill, on November 15th only, we're open until 9pm with holiday treats and fun. Find the perfect creative gift; shop locally, buy handmade.
We're open for business! Please be aware that there is construction on Main Street at the south end of Alton Village, but you can still get here by waiting your turn to go, or taking an alternate route. It's worth it!


Holiday Open House

Join us for an old-fashioned holiday weekend full of art, cheer, and small town charm. Find creative, hand-made gifts in the Mill's galleries and open artist studios.

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Classes & Workshops

Learn a new skill, refresh your perspective, and imagine the world creatively! The studio artists of the Alton Mill offer classes & workshops in a variety of mediums and themes.

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Julie and Josh's Summer Wedding, Featured on

"The Alton Mill is a little gem we discovered in Caledon many years ago, and quickly became our favourite place to visit on a Sunday morning for coffee. When the time came to plan our wedding, there was no doubt we’d have it at Alton Mill. The beautiful outdoors, old stone walls, patio with romantic lights and all the history it has to offer made it the perfect venue."

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Outdoor Sculpture Garden

Discover an amazing collection of outdoor artwork on the ground of the Mill. Click through to find out more, and see an interactive map of the sculptures!

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