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The AGO, Art Gallery of Ontario

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With a collection of more than 90,000 works of art, the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) is among the largest and most distinguished art museums in North America. An international landmark, the AGO is also one of Canada’s most innovative cultural...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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317 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is definitely worth to visit even when you are not an art lover. You just will appreciate the exhibition and artwork. Take at least 2-3hours to stroll through the museum.

Thank 123TEM
Reviewed 2 days ago

Am I snobby for being annoyed with an art museum? There are some great pieces to see here, like Picasso and the group of seven, but also some surprise artists like Van Gogh and Monet. They are by no means their best work, but they're...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even when there are lots of people inside, it's so big that it hardly feels crowded. Too daunting to take it all in in one visit; so it's best to know what's there before you go and put contrasting sites together as you can get...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great collection in an architecturally fabulous setting. Permanent collection and more contemporary art work.

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed a 1.5 hour docent tour that was focused on the Canadian artists. Too tired (from an active vacation, not the tour) to keep going on my own. What I saw was beautiful and interesting. I would go back on a future trip. GREAT gift...More

Thank 62Katie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Friends in from British Columbia wanted to see the AGO. They wanted to see it in the morning and spent the day there. So much to see and talk about. Art like wine is subject that touches your senses and not everyone experiences it the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The museum collection it's diversity and have a lot of unexpected galleries. You start to walk into a room, who takes you to other and this keep going. The architecture of the building it's an attraction by it self.

Thank Kaina F
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best art institutions in Canada. Excellent exhibitions, excellent design and architecture by frank Gehry.

Thank Orit H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend this for a family outing with teen-aged art afiocionados. Tip: Select what you want to see ahead / on site, split up and go explore. Don't forget to do the stairs - great views all the way to the top. Didn't have time,...More

Thank CEichbauer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty amazing to see the collection at the AGO. It is quite varied and different. I was definitely inspired by the art collection and also the kind of valuables people used to have back in the day. I visited for 3 hours, but still wasn't...More

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melaniejade2018
March 2, 2018|
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Response from AlyM671 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what interests you and if you take one of the guided tours. I would say the minimum would be 2 hours, yet it would be very easy to spend 3+ hours there.
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Rahel M
January 9, 2018|
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Response from Herve H | Reviewed this property |
I think it is in the $18.50 range but if you are older 60+ cheaper
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Krysten G
March 22, 2017|
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Response from BequiaNess | Reviewed this property |
No. They are especially strict when they have a really popular exhibit.
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