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McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Opens in 24 min: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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wonderful exhibits of Canadian art - inside and out

entrance fee is $45 for seniors. There's also a restaurant that serves very nice food (we had... read more

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Marion W
Seattle, Washington
What A Museum Should Be

If you think visiting an art museum should be a time for respecting the craft of art, nature, in a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael K
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Canadian art and stories - through a distinctly Canadian art experience.The McMichael Canadian Art Collection offers its visitors a unique and truly Canadian experience. From the art within the gallery on its walls to the surrounding landscape, the...more
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10365 Islington Ave, Kleinburg, Vaughan, Ontario L0J 1C0, Canada
+1 905-893-1121
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Reviewed yesterday

entrance fee is $45 for seniors. There's also a restaurant that serves very nice food (we had lunch). If you have a large bag you must put it into a locker - 25cents that you will get back. Paintings include famous Canadian artist like Tom...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you think visiting an art museum should be a time for respecting the craft of art, nature, in a tranquil atmosphere, this museum does that. Having been to many before, this is easily my favourite. If you have never been to an art museum,...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the McMichael is always rewarding. This time we were there for the J.E.H. Macdonald exhibition and the "Director's Cut" exhibition. The former is informative. The latter is particularly interesting because it gives a sense of the new director's taste as well as of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The McMichael Gallery is a lovely place to spend a few hours enjoying and appreciating our Canadian heritage of art. Lovely layout and atmosphere!

Thank Josie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here for a wedding- great setting for a small wedding. We were able to tour through the art prior to our meal. There is enough room for a dance floor and the bar is placed at the entrance. Great staff too.

Thank Orange11674
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a lovely morning at the Gallery, good selection from the Group of Seven, well stocked gift shop with a variety of gifts, mementos to take home. Staff were helpful and friendly.

Thank Manni N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This art gallery is lovely - w/ great exhibitions, and super friendly staff. To top it off you get to see the famous Group of Seven paintings, Emily Carr and several new acquisitions. The most beautiful thing about this gallery is looking at the art...More

Thank drea B
Reviewed August 15, 2018

My second visit in twenty years from England. The Group of Seven are outstanding impressionists of the Canadian wilderness, but are less well known over the east side of the pond. The swirly trees of Emiiy Carr, the fondant icing of the mountains, and the...More

Thank edward c
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Beautiful setting and outstanding Canadian Art collection. Nice hike around the property and purchased some unique pottery and prints. Great family trip. Will make another visit.

Thank leblob54321
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Wonderful collection and exhibitions. Truly representative of Canada and all that the landscape as to offer. Highly recommend!

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I also drove but if you check with a chance company called ShortTrips. You may be able to arrange a day trip with transportation included.