Welcome Back to Mercer Union

Mercer Union is open for walk-in visits to view Onyeka Igwe’s exhibition, THE REAL STORY IS WHAT’S IN THAT ROOM. Our gallery hours are Wednesday through Saturday from 11 AM – 6 PM.

We are happy to accommodate private visits outside of regular gallery hours; please reach out by email at to request an appointment.

Health and safety measures at Mercer Union include:

  • Gallery capacity limited to 15 visitors at a time
  • Physical distancing and signage
  • Hand sanitizer and disposable masks available on site
  • Additional cleaning of high touch surfaces

In accordance with Toronto Public Health, please prepare for your visit by:

  • Bringing and wearing a mask at all times in the premises
  • Self-assessing before coming to the gallery
  • Postponing your visit if you are not feeling well

Exhibition tours

Exhibition tours are currently by appointment only, if you would like to arrange a tour or to find out more, contact Julia Paoli

Free Educational tours

Mercer Union is happy to welcome school groups. If you would like to arrange a visit or find out more, contact Aamna Muzaffar.


Mercer Union is a proud part of the Bloor and Lansdowne Art District. Our neighbours include MOCA, Gallery TPW, Daniel Faria Gallery, Robert Kananaj Gallery and Clint Roenisch Gallery, all on and around St Helens Avenue, and further north, Arsenal Toronto/Division Gallery, Franz Kaka and Patel/Brown Gallery.


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