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A gem not to be missed

This small but excellent gallery of native Canadian art gives you a wonderful glimpse of paintings... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
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A Magical Journey

As a great admirer of Haida, Tlingit, Inuit, Kwakiutl and other First Nations art, I was... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2017
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Mar 5, 2018
“A gem not to be missed”
1 week ago
“Nice Aboriginal Art!”
For over 25 years, Bay of Spirits has been a world renown gallery offering unique aboriginal art. Located in the heart of Toronto, the gallery displays a wide variety of beautiful native artwork from all across Canada.
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156 Front St W, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2L6, Canada
Downtown West
+1 416-971-5190
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here on a Monday early evening. It was a small gallery with nice, aboriginal art. I browsed the gallery for a few minutes. There were paintings, sculptures and masks. I would’ve bought something but the art was wit expensive, as is expected. Although...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

This small but excellent gallery of native Canadian art gives you a wonderful glimpse of paintings and sculptures produced by different native cultures including Inuit and Woodland artists. The gallery owners are very friendly and knowledgable and can give you a good art historical background...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

As a great admirer of Haida, Tlingit, Inuit, Kwakiutl and other First Nations art, I was overjoyed to stumble upon this brilliantly curated gallery while on a day trip in Toronto. The gallery contains very important pieces from well known artists such as Norval Morrisseau...More

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Michael S, Owner at Bay of Spirits Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2017

Thank you for this lovely review! We are so happy that you appreciated the gallery. Hopefully you take another trip to Toronto and have time to stop by :)

Reviewed October 27, 2016

If you are looking for a quality piece of aboriginal art and are willing to pay the price, this is one of the best shops in the city. It is easy to get to on Front Street just West of Union Station. The staff is...More

Thank Urbanview
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Located on busy Front Street amidst a row of restaurants, it is hard to find unless you see the sign. On the north side of Front Street between Jack Astor's and Badeli's Italian restaurant. It is located above the Irish pub The OverDraught. Once you...More

1  Thank Kamiizumi
Reviewed July 24, 2016

downtown location. Large selection of various types of art for sale. Prices reflect the high cost of these kinds of things, but all the stock is genuine.

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Reviewed June 24, 2016

Jeffrey Crowe, the artist is of the YellowQuill First Nation in Saskatchewan. Excellent clarity in the depiction of the connection between land, soul of all animals, including us, as appreciators of the image. The man is the art, and to read his story, and look...More

Thank SolarFarmerStephen
Reviewed May 19, 2016

One of the best galleries in the city. Every time I come in there are so many new pieces. Great collection of masks and original paintings, I especially love the Norval Morrisseaus. Can't wait to go back.

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Michael S, Manager at Bay of Spirits Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2016

Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed your experience here and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed July 8, 2013

I purchased a walking bear statue from Bay of Spirits in June of 2013. The art sold by this store is all authentic First Nation work. The pieces are fairly expensive, but they are the real deal and the quality is outstanding. The owner Michael...More

6  Thank michael s
Reviewed August 2, 2007

Very nice store, great experience and staff was very knowlegable. I learned a little history and bought myself a great piece of art.

12  Thank darien123
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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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