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Vancouver Art Gallery

750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
+1 604-662-4700
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Located just steps from vibrant Robson Street in downtown Vancouver, the Vancouver Art Gallery offers the city's top cultural experience featuring four floors of historical and contemporary art. Enhance your experience by relaxing in the locally-loved Gallery Cafe and enjoying the beautiful Gallery Store. The Gallery is closed December 25th and 31st anually and on April 20th, 2015.
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  • Average19%
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750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When visiting downtown Vancouver, be sure to experience this art gallery. Even if you aren't interested in seeing the exhibits, they have a wonderful gift shop in the lobby. Merchandise from current and past exhibits, local art, books, etc can be found here.

Thank nancyeld
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On recommendation of a hotel staff I went to see the japanese "artist" exhibit called "The Octopus eats its own leg". This "artist" is crassly commercial, recycling the popular cartoon themes from the 1960's and 70's to an audience too young to remember the Garbage...More

Thank Lori V
Reviewed 6 days ago

We attended on Family Day forcing our teenager to spend time with us along with our 9 year old. The current exhibit - Takashi Murikami - The Octopus Eats Its Own Legs - had something to appeal to all of us. The exhibit was very...More

Thank Mtanaka
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to see the Murakami Exhibition, which I thought was exceptional. Went through everything twice, there is so much detail you just can't see everything there is to see in one time. There was another exhibit on the fourth floor, which was nice but...More

Thank Nele H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen much better exhibit of Emily Carr elsewhere, notably Canada House in London some years ago. Most of those on show (I hope there are others not on show) are rather dreary. I went specially to downtown Vancouver to see them, and was...More

Thank 1937Michael
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

when we come to vancouver a few times a year I'm always happy to pop in here. can't believe I've missed writing about it! just went to the takashi murakami exhibition, wow! so very cool to catch events that might only come to one spot...More

Thank jarmwr40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just happened to be in Vancouver during this exhibit’s opening weekend (Feb 3, 2018). The exhibit was amazing! Don’t skip the smaller rooms off to the sides of the exhibit for videos on the artist’s process (summed up with “wow”!) and other background that...More

Thank ABunny808
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had half an hour between appointments, thought I'd drop by for a quick look-see. At $24, this is clearly not that kind of place. So, check the website, see what's on, and plan to spend a while. For people in a hurry, like me, enjoy...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to Vancouver for many trips. However this was our first time we went to the Art Gallery! We always wondered as Vancouver was a great city in the world. We did not feel a strong sense of arts there...More

Thank tsoi2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I must admit I don’t know a lot about art, but it’s made easy with the information offered by the gallery with their app and tours. I learned a lot and my significant other truly enjoyed herself.

Thank Aaron P
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Lori V
17 February 2018|
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Response from TINA M | Reviewed this property |
There are special exhibits that merit that price. I'd you go on line you can purchase tickets (Groupon) for $19. Also note there are "by donation" admission. Schedule your date to visit so you can maximize your gallery... More
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Adrienne P
26 July 2017|
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Response from VancouverArtGallery | Property representative |
Yes, there is a Gallery Cafe with a wonderful patio, one of the best kept secrets in Vancouver.
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Adrienne P
26 July 2017|
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Response from finejenny | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a charming cafe on 2nd floor where has an separated entry
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