Arts and culture

Learn more about the live performances, cultural institutions and creative grants the province has to offer.

Music and dance

Enjoy modern dance and live music on Ontario's stages. From Celtic to Cajun and soul to samba — there's a production for you.

Art galleries and museums

Explore diverse and engaging exhibitions across Ontario. The province's galleries and museums host international collections, contemporary programming and blockbuster exhibitions.

Theatre and film

Ontario hosts everything from independent shows to international performers. Read more about the film festivals, theatre companies and venues that keep Ontario's cultural sector strong.

Arts and culture grants

Find out about the grants available for arts and cultural groups and creative industries.

Aboriginal culture

Learn more about First Nations, Métis and Inuit culture.


How we protect heritage properties and archeological sites.

Ontario Media Development Corporation

Learn about programs, services and funding for Ontario's creative industries: book and magazine publishing, film and television, interactive digital media and music.

Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport

Ensures Ontario stands out as a premier tourism destination, provides leadership within the arts, culture and heritage communities, and promotes sport, recreation and physical activity.