My Story, My Tattoo

A Travelling Exhibit from the Wellington County Museum and Archives

Tattoos are living images that reveal important stories about our residents, our community and the tattoo phenomenon. My Story, My Tattoo features 32 thought-provoking images and stories about their amazing tattoos.

The exhibit will travel to museums and other venues across Ontario starting in 2017.

Travelling Exhibit Schedule

February 14, 2017 to April 25, 2017
Arnprior and District Museum

July 22, 2017 to October 22, 2017
Thunder Bay Museum

November 4, 2017 to January 31, 2018
Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre

February 18, 2018 to May 20, 2018                            
Woodstock Museum NHS

June 1, 2018 to September 3, 2018
Lennox and Addington County Museum and Archives

September 15, 2018 - January 20, 2019
Museums of Mississauga

February 6, 2019 - April 28, 2019
Timmins Museum

Book now and reserve your space! 



Inside Ottawa Valley - article on the Travelling Exhibit
by Derek Dunn

Guelph Mercury article on the Tattoo Exhibit 
by Troy Bridgeman

Guelph Mercury article on the Tattoo Project 
by Kris Svela

Wellington Advertiser article on the Tattoo Exhibit

Listen to Tanya Olsen's interview with CBC Radio and her story about her tattoo.