Victoria Hall

55 King St. W.
Cobourg, ON K9A 2M2- Map It
(905) 372-2210

AAA Editor Notes

Victoria Hall is at 55 King St. W. The exterior of this imposing 1860 three-story building has Corinthian columns, a speaker's balcony and is decorated with carved symbols of the British Isles such as lyres, dolphins and shells. Now a national monument, the interior contains town administrative offices as well as a concert hall with elegant wall and ceiling paintings and an art gallery. The Ganaraska Festival Theatre presents two productions July through August. The deep-well courtroom, patterned after London's “Old Bailey,” has been seen in films and television shows. The Art Gallery of Northumberland features changing exhibits with an emphasis on Canadian art. Allow 1 hour minimum for Victoria Hall, 30 minutes minimum for the art gallery.
Hall free. Art gallery by donations.
Hours: Hall open Mon.-Fri. 8:30-4:30; closed provincial holidays and during special events. Guided tours Mon.-Fri. at noon, July-Aug. Art gallery open Tues.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 1-4; closed Christmas Eve, Christmas, day after Christmas and Dec. 31.