Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton

3.5
#4 of 12 in Museums in Edmonton
Browse over 6,000 pieces of artwork at Art Gallery of Alberta, a public attraction originally designed in 1968. The collection features a wide variety of mediums, ranging from sculptures and installation works to paintings and photographs. Paintings include historical and contemporary pieces, but exhibitions change often--check the schedule before you go. For a more interactive visit, inquire about the museum's hosted films, presentations, and family events, as well as kids classes catering to young artists. Before you leave, check out the quirky gift shop for artistic souvenirs. By using our Edmonton holiday site , you can arrange your visit to Art Gallery of Alberta and other attractions in Edmonton.
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  • Visited AGA for the first time this past weekend and was actually very pleasantly surprised. Beautiful building and not only from the outside - the “snail shell” continues inside! Very interesting! Th...  more »
  • And the shape of the art gallery for the visit and see for of the alberta and the service And neat for the people who are disabilities or not  more »
  • I visit this art gallery on an almost monthly basis. They have free nights Tuesday's and Wendsday's and it is amazing. They layout of the gallery is really well thought out and the archetiture is gorg...  more »
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  • I love this building so so so much!! Not only is it physically one of the coolest buildings in Edmonton, but the exhibits are always really interesting and diverse. Great way to spend an afternoon, definitely must come when in yeg!!
  • Updated since my original visit of 1 star: The building is cool but the art is pretty crappy. See photo. Also, There is a nice roof patio but it's locked. What's up with that? Last time (1 star) I didn't get in because it closed at like 5 or something, This time, They were open until 8pm. 3 stars. EDIT: I ONLY VISIT WHEN IT'S FREE. I WOULD PROBABLY GIVE A HIGHER RATING IF IT WAS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
  • The AGA is great! I have only seen two exhibits here but have enjoyed them immensely! An awesome building that adds character to downtown Edmonton! A fantastic addition to the city!
  • Very few pieces of art. Not worth the trip. Beautiful building, they should find something else to do with it.
  • Was at a private function and it was a bit noisy. The venue itself was excellent and definitely a unique environment.

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