Plan Your Visit: Hours


Van Gogh: Up Close (25 May - 3 September 2012)
Daily from 10 am to 6 pm, Thursday to 8 pm.
Exhibition open to 8 pm, from Thursday 30 August to Monday 3 September.

Collection galleries close at 5 pm, Thursdays at 8 pm.
Timed tickets. Last entry 90 minutes before exhibition closing.
Buy tickets online or by phone at 613-998-8888.
Same-day visit tickets not available online.

Please note that due to the number of visitors to the Van Gogh exhibition, guided tours, talks and lectures are not permitted in the exhibition space. Photography and sketching is strictly prohibited in the Van Gogh exhibition.

Getting Here

The National Gallery of Canada is located in the historic Byward Market, at the corner of Sussex Drive and St. Patrick Street in Ottawa. Just a short stroll from Parliament Hill and other major attractions in the heart of Canada’s Capital. View Map

On-site amenities include a gift shop and bookstore, underground parking and a choice of restaurants. Building is completely accessible. Courtesy strollers and wheelchairs available.

Organized by the National Gallery of Canada and the Philadelphia Museum of Art