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Kelowna Art Gallery

1315 Water St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9R3, Canada
+1 250-762-2226
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Fun for the whole family!

I enjoy taking my four year old on Sundays to their family art class. It's inexpensive and fun to... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Tara J
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Kelowna
Thursdays are Free

Make sure you go on a Thursday as there is no admission charge. It is a small museum that had... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
David F
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Las Vegas
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Located in the heart of Kelowna's Cultural District, the Kelowna Art Gallery is the leading public art gallery in the Central Okanagan and is among the most respected in Western Canada. Over 700 works comprise the Gallery’s permanent collection, most by contemporary Canadian artists, with a focus on BC and Okanagan artists. Committed to providing public access to the visual arts, the Kelowna Art Gallery offers a wide variety of exhibitions, art classes, workshops, art camps, lectures, and events for people of all ages. The Gallery also serves as a gathering place for the community at large, and is frequently the site of both public and private special events.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average39%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
29 Oct 2016
“Thursdays are Free”
26 Sep 2016
“One Interesting Exhibit”
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1315 Water St, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9R3, Canada
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

I enjoy taking my four year old on Sundays to their family art class. It's inexpensive and fun to get creative as they always have a new activity.

Thank Tara J
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Make sure you go on a Thursday as there is no admission charge. It is a small museum that had three local exhibits. Popular with kids with activities.

Thank David F
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a relatively large building but with only a few exhibits. It is only $5 entrance fee but I visited on Thursday which was free. I spent most of my time at the "Grapes and Tortillas" by Deborah Koenker. This exhibit will be in...More

Thank Ka--Alberta
Reviewed 14 August 2016

To be fair, this is the first time visiting the KAG. While regular admission is only $5 for an adult, I am glad that I arrived on a Thursday, when the admission fee is waived. There were a couple of exhibits that were a tad...More

Thank CalgaryDukefan
Reviewed 8 August 2016

An interesting display but very sparse. The major exhibit was a collection of photos of local migrate Mexican workers with their thoughts on being in Canada. It was rather repetitious but endearing as well.

Thank Caz P
Reviewed 29 July 2016

How can it be that a city this size has such an empty art gallery!! We never find anything of note on display! The Vernon Art Gallery actually gets the Grad Show from the Kelowna Art students! Not sure what goes on at KAG but...More

Thank Maxcontax
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Small gallery with free entrance on Thursdays! Open, airy, but quaint. The exhibits change frequently enough, and are always feature lesser known artists. There's also an interactive room -- great for kids!

Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Always love to visit Art Galleries on their free or discounted nights. Apparently Thursday is that day for the Kelowna Art Gallery. Unfortunately, the main exhibit hall was being utilized for a private function and we missed a whole section of the gallery :( This...More

1  Thank Mellie2013
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We stopped in here as something to do for an afternoon....I bought two hours of parking, but all we needed was 30 minutes. Tiny gallery, but well presented. I enjoyed the members showings the most. $5 entrance fee, but if you go Thursday's it's free....More

Thank Firegirl509
Reviewed 12 December 2015

We went to opening night of an exhibition of artist members of the art gallery, It was a classy event with food, wine, music and very good art. We were glad we went.

Thank FlyingDutchman_12
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