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Enjoy quality family time, surrounded by great art.
Drop by the Fred & Elizabeth Fountain Garden Court to pick up a self-guided activity kit, packed with fun ways to explore the Gallery.
Sign up for a private 30-minute family art adventure! Our skilled team will guide you through the galleries, lead in-gallery games, and even give you a mini drawing lesson!
When 10:30 am to 3 pm Weekends and holidays
Location Fred & Elizabeth Fountain Garden Court. Floor plan
Cost Included with Gallery admission Free for members and children under 11
Who Children aged 3+, accompanied by an adult Maximum group size for both activities is nine people, and all children must be accompanied by an adult.
Family Art Adventure kits and tours are available in English or French. Tours are booked onsite the day of your visit.
Enjoying your family time at the Gallery?
Why not purchase a family membership and delight in family activities all year long!
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