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Great variety of different Artwork by local artists

We stumbled upon this gallery a few years ago while in Port Colborne for Canal Days. We met Peggy... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
John A
Niagara Falls, Canada
Best Place For Local Art

I walked into the gallery and was greeted by a cheerful owner who was very helpful. All of the... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

We stumbled upon this gallery a few years ago while in Port Colborne for Canal Days. We met Peggy, the proprietor and ended up staying for a good hour or more and have purchased a few watercolours and other interesting pieces by local artists for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I walked into the gallery and was greeted by a cheerful owner who was very helpful. All of the artists in the gallery are from the Niagara area, and everything is an original work of art -- no prints. There is everything from sculpture to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Port Colborne really does have everything you could need, including a fantastic little art gallery. There are so many local artists, and I'm really happy to see that they're being represented in a proper studio. Today was my first visit, but I will be back!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 24 September 2016

It's worth the time to explore O's by the Water. We discovered beautiful hand-made works of art by local artists. Each piece of art comes with a background story of the artist and his/her work told by the gallery owner. Very impressive! The gallery is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Linda S
Reviewed 7 March 2016

A lovely setting on the bank of the Welland Canal... beautiful Artwork, Unique Gifts and Treasures not to be found anywhere else. The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. A must visit when in the Niagara area.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

The owner is so knowledgable about her stock and the area. Local artists and interesting and different art and crafts.

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Os by the Water is a unique, vibrant gallery in the heart of Niagra Region's Port Colbourne. The most impactful part of Os's aside from the breath taking pieces art lovers will find there, is the owner, Peggy O'Hara. Peggy is knowledgeable, passionate, and generous....More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Angy D
Reviewed 3 May 2015

The Gallery views the canal by the downtown bridge and you may even see a ship go by. Inside is an interesting, happy, creative, place and has distinctive art in many mediums. Great vib, great conversations, and some very cool, different items. Various artists display...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank dnah2015
Reviewed 24 April 2015

in the heart of Port Colborne, this small, but unique gallery is a must see. Local artists, potters, carvers of renown, jewelry and so much more. Always changing. The owner is experienced and talkative. Great place for a rainy day.

Date of experience: February 2015
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