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Small gallery with a good balance of art

This gallery has a unique, modern design. The first floor had a street photography exhibit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dave D
Niagara Falls, Canada
Loved It

I lived in Hamilton for 19 years and it wasn't until I attended a wedding there that I finally... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dorset, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This gallery has a unique, modern design. The first floor had a street photography exhibit featuring Vivian Maier (a female photographer from the 50's who had a unique perspective on life); there were other photographic displays and a gold car as well. The second floor...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I lived in Hamilton for 19 years and it wasn't until I attended a wedding there that I finally visited the art gallery. It was beautiful, clean, staff were incredible. I would go back again and again.

Thank ltbross
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This gallery features socially progressive periodic exhibitions which are artistically and intellectually stimulating, as with the recent "Hamilton Now: Subject", "Vivian Maier: Street Photographer", and "Speaking for Herself". The problem is that, with the exception of a handful of dispersed exhibits, there is virtually no...More

Thank Stefanos K
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Wonderful museum in downtown Hamilton. Many Canadian artists featured, especially women. We were a group of 19 and had been to many art museums on this trip to Canada. The docent at the AGH was the BEST! Very knowledgeable and gave us a wonderful tour....More

Thank kimstadlin
Reviewed March 23, 2018

I was so pleasantly surprised at how good the Art Gallery is. It is well laid out, friendly staff and a good gift shop. There was an exhibition about Water and I found it completely engrossing and well laid out, really expressed to me just...More

Thank Sara G
Reviewed March 22, 2018

We are very enjoying the current exhibits - Water. The photos are very inspiring and artistic, it helps us to look at things in different perspective. The regular exhibits are great too. We love the ongoing arts Kim Adams's bus, it's an awesome nostalgical display....More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Great exhibits-but the permanent collection is fabulous too. And everyone loves the Kim Adams' bus on the 2nd floor. Friendly staff and there is always something going on.

Thank Li M
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Always enjoy attending here, exhibits are great, we just attended a small Pop Up Market that was also pretty good. A great little cafe and the store in the museum has lots of interesting items. On either the first or second Friday of every month...More

Thank David B
Reviewed February 13, 2018

I have had several visits to The AGH. Friendly people, interesting exhibits and great little gift shop with reasonable prices.

Thank Sally C
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The Art Gallery of Hamilton has an extensive permanent collection and hosts interesting special displays on a regular basis. Members get free admission - worthwhile as you will want to plan to visit as the exhibits change.

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June 7, 2018|
Response from ArtGalleryHamilton | Property representative |
Yes! Just present your current student ID and you will receive free admission.