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“Worth a visit” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Bermuda National Gallery

Bermuda National Gallery
City Hall | 17 Church St., Hamilton, Bermuda
+1 441-295-9428
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Ranked #13 of 54 things to do in Hamilton
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Owner description: The Bermuda National Gallery was established in 1992 and has an historical and contemporary collection to reflect the history and diversity of the Island's evolving demographic. Artworks include European (for example Gainsborough, Reynolds, Wilson), traditional west African, Bermudian, American Impressionism, photography and more. Every other year, the BNG hosts the Bermuda Biennial of Contemporary Art, next opening is June 2014. This museum has provided sculpture for the Queen Elizabeth Park (formerly Par-la-Ville Park) in Hamilton and has a satellite location in St. George's: BNG East, located in Bridge House. Admission is free to the BNG sites.
Montreal, Canada
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458 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
“Worth a visit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Although it is a small gallery, it is definitely worth visiting. It provides a very local perspective and this is always interesting. What you are there, be sure to visit the artist coop across the hall on the same floor. Everything is locally produced and is for sale..

Visited January 2013
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Montreal, Canada
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“Bermuda National Gallery at the City Hall”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

The location of the Gallery is perfect, next to the bus station on Church street and close to Front street for great shopping. The exhibitions are changed regularly and are always interesting.

Visited December 2012
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North Bay, Canada
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“Bermuda National Gallery--the Goodhews of North Bay. Ontario Canada.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

The Bermuda National Gallery is well worth a visit It is located in the architectually unique and beautiful Hamilton City Hall.The Gallery is small but holds a lovely collection of paintings done by local artists.

Visited February 2012
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Schenectady, NY
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“small but worth a visit”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

We wandered in here on a whim when walking around Hamilton. It's not very big, but it's a nice break from the heat and sun. The woman at the desk was very nice.

Visited September 2012
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Victoria British Columbia Canada
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“Easy to find in Hamilton and open to visitors, often with special events.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Not to be missed. Watch for special events and showings of Bermudian artists and of course special collections of historical Bermuda paintings. Wonderful way to learn about the fine arts of the Island.

Visited October 2011
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