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Vancouver Art Gallery

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Discover the power of art on your next trip to Vancouver with a visit to the Vancouver Art Gallery, one of North America’s most exciting and innovative visual arts institutions. Works by renowned Canadian Modernist painter Emily Carr are often on...more
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750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
+1 604-662-4700
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Reviewed yesterday

Since it is the only or more relevant art museum it is worth it to visit. I would recommend it if you have like 3 days in your trip. You might find more interesting stuff at the local gallery shops however It has a little...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Rosansashida
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The gowns of Guo Pei are outstanding and gift shop has some interesting and unique items. Price of entry is steep and there is no real permanent exhibit. Supposed to be moving to a new building soon. Maybe then there will be room to show...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gorlinjay
Reviewed 6 days ago

my daughter and wife and I visited the Art Gallery and saw the exhibit "Couture Beyond" by Chinese designer Guo Pei. You can preview this exhibit online by searching the title of the exhibit. If you can't come and see it yourself by Jan 20/19...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PatrickY2005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went expecting an art museum with permanent exhibits + traveling exhibits, but found only three temporary exhibits (one of Canadian art was fine, the others were curious to say the least). At $20, think twice about the specific temporary exhibits before going (admittedly we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 988abbottc
Sherry B, Tourism Partnerships at Vancouver Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your comments on our exhibitions. We would like to have permanent exhibitions especially because we have a large permanent collection but our space only allows for rotating presentations. Your input is valuable and appreciated and we would like to welcome you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My adult daughter, my aunt and I went to this museum to view a particular exhibit, "Guo Pei: Couture Beyond." This was a beautiful exhibit featuring more than 40 elaborate, theatrical outfits, mostly gowns, from the designer Guo Pei's Paris fashion shows. This designer was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SECh694
Sherry B, Tourism Partnerships at Vancouver Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello. We are so pleased you enjoyed the exhibition Guo Pei: Couture Beyond. We are one of only two museums in North America to present her work. If you are ever in Vancouver in the summer, our lovely Café also has a beautiful patio space....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just found out about Emily Carr when we visited, not disappointed. Great museum. The travelling Monet exhibit was a bit lackluster, but its awesome to know theres world class art so close to Seattle.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank or_current_resident
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are three floors of the gallery currently open to guests. Floor 1 was an exhibit of outrageous women's dresses Floor 2 was an exhibit of First Nation "artifacts", photographs, posters Floor 3 was an exhibit of a former curator's idea of good art. No...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robbie_in_melbourne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed the Guo Pei special exhibit. It was spaced nicely, which made it easy to view pieces during a busy day. The in-house guide was full of interesting information & guided a large group expertly. One floor was closed while changing exhibits, so there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CosmicFlyer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This gallery is a good one. I went when the Guo Pei exhibit was here, and it was beautiful work. I also went a few months ago when the cabin fever exhibit was here. I was on a tour in which I found out background...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank princessaloha
Sherry B, Tourism at Vancouver Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Kalamckay. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and the exhibitions.

Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Newest exhibit runs to January 20th. If you attend Tuesday night 5 to 9pm it is by donation. Exquisite detail in the dresses and gowns.

Date of experience: November 2018
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September 26, 2018|
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Response from Sherry B | Property representative |
Hello PatGi2015, Generally photography is allowed but it does depend on the exhibitions. There will be signs posted if it is not allowed. Flash, tripods and selfie sticks are not allowed. enjoy your visit, Sherry
February 16, 2018|
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Response from TINA M | Reviewed this property |
There are special exhibits that merit that price. I'd you go on line you can purchase tickets (Groupon) for $19. Also note there are "by donation" admission. Schedule your date to visit so you can maximize your gallery... More
July 25, 2017|
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Response from VancouverArtGallery | Property representative |
Yes, there is a Gallery Cafe with a wonderful patio, one of the best kept secrets in Vancouver.