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The AGO, Art Gallery of Ontario

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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With a collection of more than 90,000 works of art, the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) is among the largest and most distinguished art museums in North America. An international landmark, the AGO is also one of Canada’s most innovative cultural...more
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317 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this gallery. Lots of interesting and modern art. One of my favourite things I did in Toronto. If you like art you must go!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kitty8704
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has marvelous collections. In particular, Ienjoyed many of the First People art work, both traditional and modern. The Group Seven works, which I first read about in a Louise Penney novel, I thought were mostly drab and uninteresting. There is currently a special...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 1Rahhalatun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice variety of collections , very impressive. I liked the size of it you can do it in two hours with no problem. The museum shop was a lot of fun. I really liked the Canadian art pavilion

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carina Lorena B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy (more so than the ROM). I was very time-crunched on this occasion, so I had time only to check out the model ship collection in the basement, which is amazing (although not very well illuminated!). Facilities (cafe, bistro, shop) are excellent. Note that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alasdaircharles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

About 25% of the AGO was off limits, preparing new exhibits etc. Yet there was no discount to the already expensive entrance fee. The exhibits were ok, but certainly not up to world class standards, although the aboriginal art was very good. As a pensioner...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the AGO recently - very impressed with quality of the exhibitions and layout of the facility. Staff were extraordinary friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gbloodworth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Gehry design lets in lots of light from glass facing Dundas st ,good place to take a break at there coffee spot,if you spend hours there. Ken left his 2000 of his collections,300 of our Group of Seven and Tom Thomson paintings The gem...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank michaelO1421KO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We come here every few months, and to many of their special exhibitions. The AGO is a gorgeous space, and there is also a spectacular restaurant on site. We come here mostly to enjoy the Canadian art, over and over again. Worth your time and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MaraFromToronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is gorgeous. The stairs are fun to climb. The coffee shop is a nice respite. The display of the Canadian Seven Group is wonderful. The Inuit sculpture is small but fabulous. Loved it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank epltr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. Definitely world class as I'd expect in Toronto. Wished they had a bit more gallery seating to rest cause 3 hours just touched the surface.

Date of experience: November 2018
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melaniejade2018
3 March 2018|
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Response from AlyM671 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what interests you and if you take one of the guided tours. I would say the minimum would be 2 hours, yet it would be very easy to spend 3+ hours there.
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Rahel M
10 January 2018|
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Response from Herve H | Reviewed this property |
I think it is in the $18.50 range but if you are older 60+ cheaper
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Krysten G
22 March 2017|
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Response from BequiaNess | Reviewed this property |
No. They are especially strict when they have a really popular exhibit.
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