Monday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Spring at the Gallery.

Spring at the Gallery

Your curiosity and creativity will flourish with a trip to the Gallery this spring!

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Events and Activities

Once-known Métis Artist, Sash (detail), c. 1800–50. Wool.
June is National Indigenous History Month, a time to honour the unique heritage, cultures, and traditions of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples across...
Jun 1, 2023 Jun 30, 2023
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT
National Gallery of Canada
Photo of family visiting the gallery spaces.
Visit the Gallery this Father’s Day weekend! Tour our new exhibitions, enjoy art-making activities, and much more.
Jun 17, 2023 Jun 18, 2023
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT
National Gallery of Canada
Beading hands
Explore Indigenous beadwork traditions with live demonstrations in the Ancestors’ Gallery.
Jun 17, 2023
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT
Ancestors’ Gallery (adjacent to Uninvited)
Marie-Catherine Cyr and Restoration and Conservation Lab at the Gallery.
Meet expert conservator Marie-Catherine Cyr, and watch as she begins examining and cleaning Jean Paul Riopelle’s monumental triptych.
Jun 22, 2023
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EDT
A group of children and an educator are sitting at a table and making their own works of art.


Calling all summer camps

Looking for a fun creative outing for your summer day camp or kids’ group? We’ve got you covered!

Jul 4, 2023 Aug 31, 2023



National Gallery of Canada’s official statement for National Indigenous History Month

On View

Leidy Churchman, Disappearing Acts, 2019, oil on linen.
Until September 10, 2023
Special Exhibitions Galleries (Level 2)
John Akomfrah, still from Vertigo Sea, 2015. 3 channel high‑definition video.
Until July 30, 2023



Launched on Fogo Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, A Variability Quantifier is an art installation incorporating an operational weather station.

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Liam Gillick’s A Variability Quantifier i

National Collection

Sobey Art Award

2023 Sobey Art Award

Discover the 25 longlisted artists