The Owens Art Gallery, established in 1895 on the campus of Mount Allison University, is Canada's oldest university art gallery. Changing exhibitions highlight contemporary and historical art by regional, national and international artists. Also featured is a permanent exhibition devoted to the work of Alex Colville. The Owens presents a variety of artists' talks, workshops and special events throughout the year and regular programs for children and families. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated.