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Art Gallery of Alberta

2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1, Canada
+1 780-392-2500
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it's ok

very nice lay out of building outside, but not as enticing inside. Hope they'll add more things to... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
Maria S
Won't renew...

Purchased an annual pass but wasn't the experience I'd hoped for. The exhibits were ok, their... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
Lisajullion
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Edmonton, Canada
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The Art Gallery of Alberta is a centre of excellence for the visual arts in Western Canada, connecting people, art and ideas. The AGA is focused on the development and presentation of original exhibitions of contemporary and historical art from Alberta, Canada and around the world. The AGA also offers a full-range of art education and public programs.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

very nice lay out of building outside, but not as enticing inside. Hope they'll add more things to see inside.

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Purchased an annual pass but wasn't the experience I'd hoped for. The exhibits were ok, their events over priced, the restaurant attached although it gets fav reviews is overpriced & loud.

Thank Lisajullion
Reviewed 27 August 2015

If you like post modern art then you may enjoy this art gallery. For the most part I found the art unimpressive and uninspiring. The best part of the art gallery is the building itself and the gift shop. I would say this is the...More

Thank Charity B
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Very nice layout, great way to spend an afternoon. Great variety of artists and backgrounds. Building in itself very interesting.

1  Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 24 August 2015

I gave the art gallery 5 stars in part because the architecture is so amazing. It is a small art gallery, but worth taking a bit of time to go though the exhibits they have. We took part in a couple tours that are led...More

1  Thank Diane R
Reviewed 14 August 2015

A wonderful change of local and international artists, amazing to see home grown talent here in Edmonton. Nice for a Sunday afternoon.

Thank Jenna M
Reviewed 16 July 2015

It's a beautiful building on the outside but the entrance leads you into a vast, dismal, usually empty room, sort of like a railway station without the passengers. The person who takes your money is friendly enough, as are the staff in the gift shop--about...More

Thank Jo Ann C
Reviewed 16 July 2015

A spectacular building in the heart of the city, giving us all the opportunity to sample artists from around the world! Admission is affordable and there is always something new to see. I have seen exhibits that range from Emily Carr to Andy Warhol. An...More

Thank Bonita T
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

If you have $13.13 and an hour and thirty minutes to spare this is your place. But you need to be an art enthusiasts to really appreciate this place. Very accommodating staffs and their AC works well.

1  Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 12 July 2015

While staying at the Fairmont Macdonald hotel, we visited the Art Gallery of Alberta. We enjoyed most of the exhibits and spent a couple of hours walking around the various halls. Good value for your dollar, and the on-site store is a nice place to...More

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jfudge2016
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Response from Lauraine W | Reviewed this property |
5 minute walk. Go out the front door and walk straight ahead three blocks
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