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National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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4.4/5 based on 1,700+ reviews on the web
Peruse a multitude of local and international works of various disciplines at National Gallery of Canada, one of the leading galleries in the country. Enjoy pieces by some of history’s most revered artists, including Warhol, Mondrian, Dali, Picasso, and a host of others. After exploring the vast collection, stop to refresh and reflect at the onsite cafe. Be sure to pop into the gift shop for the opportunity to purchase a plethora of art publications and souvenirs. Plan to visit National Gallery of Canada during your Ottawa vacation using our convenient Ottawa trip itinerary maker.
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  • Treat yourself to a fabulous afternoon....a great opportunity to see some fabulous art.....could return again and again...and I do! 
  • We were extremely excited to visit the museum. We were saddened to hear the Canadian artist gallery was closed-we did enjoy the renaissance gallery and the art displayed within The Inuit galleries wer...  read more »
  • A superb destination for everyone or exposes lots of beautiful famous works. Certainly, you will have inoubliabes memories. enjoy your stay!
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  • Took advantage of the free entrance every Thursday from 4 to 8pm. This is a large and comprehensive art museum housed in a modern building with striking architecture. Enjoyed Chris Cran's bright and playful collection and First Nations art. Works by Monet and Picasso also figure prominently. The grand entrance provides sweeping views of Parliament Hill and the gift shop is well-stocked with art books and souvenirs. I recommend alloting at least three hours for first time visitors.
  • Gorgueos architecture, nice layout, beautiful displays. Wi-Fi available.
  • I'm a person that doesn't really like art, but after visiting the museum, I realised that art might not be that boring after all. The amazing exibits include various types of paintings and sculptures. I have a new greatly found appreciation for art. I have to admit, the restauraunt was my favorite part. The food is not too expensive, and it it very tasty. I think every one should visit this museum at least once in there life.
  • Pretty cool art gallery. I know nothing about art but enjoyed the contemporary gallery. The place was huge.
  • Maybe a lot of people won't agree with me but I have to say that the national gallery has finer collections than AGO does. The Canadian collections include a number of gorgeous paintings created in different ages; in addition, on the second floor exhibited are master pieces by Monet, Cézanne, Van Gogh, Gaugin etc.
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