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Art Gallery of Guelph

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Underrated

With traveling exhibits on the inside and a wonderful sculpture garden on the outside, this is an... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
FirstCircle
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Toronto, Canada
Nice local Art Gallery

My daughter and I decided to visit our local art gallery after having visited the AGO a few weeks... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
johnbG9540NM
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Guelph, Canada
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

With traveling exhibits on the inside and a wonderful sculpture garden on the outside, this is an underrated gallery in Guelph which most often gets passed by (it is also free to get into.) There were two exhibits, one on Aboriginal identity and one on...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

I have driven past this place numerous times, have heard about it, and finally got to go in. An elegant old building with vaulted ceiling. The staff was helpful but he the exhibitions were somewhat disappointing. The main room showed two projected images, nothing else....More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

The site was an interesting outdoor display of sculptures. While a central legend gave the titles and layout of each piece, individual description would be so much more helpful.

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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I decided to visit our local art gallery after having visited the AGO a few weeks ago. I explained that it would be a very different experience and it was but still worth it. The current exhibits are quite engaging. Some pieces...More

2  Thank johnbG9540NM
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We came here for the craft fair which was on but while we were at teh gallery we looked round the exhibitions and it was certainly worth doing.

Thank Alnis
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I was delighted by this large, bright museum interior inside a heritage building. The exhibitions were varied and included contemporary and modern examples of art and sculpture, as well as some applied art objects from the collection.

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Now called The Art Gallery of Guelph, it sports a smallish but wonderful exhibit of local and international art, plus a large, permanent, outdoor modern art exhibit in the garden. Located at the University of Guelph, on Gordon St. Native Canadian collection is world-renowned. Gallery...More

Thank PuslinchGuy
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The building was closed but we were able to tour the sculpture garden. Very good for art lovers of all ages. Look for the dog hidden in the bushes. Some of the art left me scratching my head, some left me bemused and some was...More

1  Thank Mrfiz
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Who would expect such a wonderful art gallery? I attended a recent opening by invitation; rarely have I seen so many interested patrons, talking art in a gallery. The food and wine were among the best ever seen at such an event; the University's president...More

Thank FlyingDutchman_12
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Recently renovated and made fully accessible, the little-known gallery is a jewel of Guelph. There are new exhibitions frequently, and a permanent collection which contains fine works by the Group of Seven, and other Canadian artists. Many outrdoor exhibits also.

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