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Art Gallery of Algoma

10 East Street, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario P6A 3C3, Canada
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Type: Art Galleries
Most recent review
- Feb 11, 2014
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Toronto, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Good to take a look if you have nothing to do in the town.It has some interesting exhibition,and you can buy some local artists work in the shop.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The best thing is the visting sculptures. They are very cool. The painting are ehhh. There are some very nice one but the are more truly horrible paintings. I don't mind modern painters but this is abstract art at its worst. If not for the abstract i would give 5 stars. There are some nice water subject photos that I... More

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Medina, Ohio
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We saw an excellent exhibit of sculptures by Abraham Anghik Ruben, which was definitely the highlight of the visit to the gallery. The gallery is pretty small, there was not much else on display. Staff was super friendly.

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Philadelphia PA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
4 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

This museum offered some interesting insights into local history and culture. I have seen local museums with better organization and explanations. But it was an interesting visit.

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Manchester, England
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127 reviews 127 reviews
53 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We were really looking forward to seeing the Art Gallery on our weekend visit to Sault Ste Marie. We couldn't believe it when we realised it was closed on Sunday!!! When do they think that people will visit if not at the weekend? It seems crazy to have it open all weekdays, when most people are at work, and then... More

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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

It was very brief, and filled with modern art. Marshall McLuhan said that "Art is anything you can get away with." It was filled with contemporary art as well as some performance art. There is very little in the way of historical arts and methods. I was disappointed by the brevity and selections. I will not be returning.

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