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Winter Wheat

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Great Folk art and a nice place to visit

Visited for the first time in August 2018 and were pleasantly surprised by what we were taking in... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Port Stanley, Canada
Folk art in Sparta

Had a great time - amazing folk art and gardens ! Well worth the trip ! The store had women's... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Donna I
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
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“cookies”(22 reviews)
“folk art”(12 reviews)
“the owner”(17 reviews)
Winter Wheat is an enchanting place with whimsical folk art sculptures, enchanting gardens and a delightful country store. Winter Wheat celebrates all who take pleasure in expressing what's in their hearts. Relax and sip a complimentary cup of...more
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5277 Quaker Rd, Sparta, Ontario N0L 2H0, Canada
+1 519-775-2618
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All reviews cookies folk art the owner for sale gift shop hidden gem one of a kind all ages nice place to visit pine forest cup of tea no charge interesting place love this place main shop several times something for everyone
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have to agree with Jim H’s review. We’d not been back to Winter Wheat for a couple of years as we’ve moved to the other end of the province. Our visit today was a disappointment - as Jim commented, we really missed Lucy Ogletree’s presence,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ann B
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Visited for the first time in August 2018 and were pleasantly surprised by what we were taking in. It's so cool that there are still some extraordinary things you can do for free! Not sure if the owner is a "terrrible Person" as some of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank casey150
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great time - amazing folk art and gardens ! Well worth the trip ! The store had women's clothing - very nice along with decor and a wonderful collection of bird houses!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Donna I
Reviewed 2 September 2018

What an incredible place, and one I make sure I visit on my frequent trips to Western Ontario from the United Kingdom; I think I have been four or five times now. The place just draws you in with its uniqueness, its quirkiness, its bizarreness....More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank 997briant
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This is such a cool place to visit. There are a lot of really cool sculptures and things to look at. There is even a place you can go for coffee and cookies. The owners seemed very nice.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Breanna G
Reviewed 24 August 2018

If you want to escape the crazy busy world out there this is the place . This place is for all ages . I was there when there was someone who thought having a smoke in the parking lot was ok even when there are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Sherri K
Reviewed 20 August 2018

My sister and I decided to take our nephew and his two young girls to Winter Wheat today. We drove 1 hour and 45 minutes. Got to the establishment and we got out of the vehicle. My sister lit up a cigarette, we saw the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
8  Thank Tamara T
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Heard about Winter Wheat and decided to visit. Not sure how I feel about it! It was certainly different and had some interest. As there is no charge to visit, you can't complain I guess. Not a garden tour as I expected but more a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank June L
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I drove there from London for a leisurely excursion. We had Tim's in the car on the way so I decided to grab the small handful of wrappers to throw in the garbage on our way into the building. We met...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank Sunstone2019
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Visiting Winter Wheat is always a treat. Walking through the trees to enjoy the displays is always amazing. The displays are so creative, a true vision with whimsy and care - giving items which would be discarded a wonderful new life. Time spent in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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24 July 2018|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge.
17 June 2017|
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Response from PatriciaAD | Property representative |
Children are allowed and welcome but the gardens and sculptures are not a playground. Children should not climb on the installations since they are works of art and some are quite fragile. The gardens are not fenced so the... More
16 April 2015|
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Response from PatriciaAD | Property representative |
This is not a hotel. Nor is it in Europe.