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The AGO, Art Gallery of Ontario

317 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4, Canada
+1 416-979-6648
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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 destinations. Highlights of the Gallery’s world-class collection include iconic Canadian and Inuit works, along with European and contemporary art – all on view in a spectacular building transformed by renowned Toronto-born architect Frank Gehry. After spending time with the AGO’s vast collection, be sure to enjoy a meal or glass of wine at the Gallery’s award-winning restaurant FRANK. Visit shopAGO for a unique collection of artful gifts, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and beautiful art books.
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317 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4, Canada
+1 416-979-6648
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The AGO is one of our favourite places to visit. The exhibitions are always carefully curated and the Cafe on the second floor is a perfect place to sketch and enjoy delicious coffee!

Thank Antonia984
Reviewed 1 week ago

When my now husband by then just boyfriend decided to take me to the AGO on our first date I instantly knew that this man is special and we will have a lot in common! Fast forward 3 years and we are married and instead...More

Thank PhotoLoveTO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the place with my family. They have a space for children. You can enjoy arts without worries about food or comfort of your child. Very huge place, good photographs, amazing paintings!

Thank Erica B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to internalize a real sense of the body of work by the Group of Seven. New Inuit and First Nations sculpture exhibit in progress. Dynamic gallery though there was an entire room with walls covered by unattributed Canadian art. Hopefully this...More

Thank BeenThere2211
Reviewed 1 week ago

relatively unassuming external architecture hide some excellent gem inside inclufing the stair case picttured above. Collection is very rich and presentation is very well done. we spent there 4 hours and could not seeeverything we wanted to see.

Thank Rutrah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time going to AGO and I want to visit again next time I’m in town. Wonderful blend of old art and new mediums of art so make sure to visit each level. Of special note is the huge staircase which can be appreciated from...More

Thank Glee2544
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is FREE to visit the AGO on Wednesdays after 6pm. This Art Gallery had one of the best gift shops I had been in. The architecture of the building was wonderful and the art work is definitely worth a look.

Thank wanderandshare
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was exploring the city of Toronto and this place came up in my suggestions. I ended up spending a whole afternoon here going through the exhibits. The collection here is great. It took me about 4 hours to go around despite running through most...More

Thank arjunlalb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoy the AGO and have been multiple times to see world class art collections. However, parking is a real issue. I have yet to figure it out. In the winter it can be a real pain in the ...... to park far away and...More

1  Thank Stefinita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful place to visit and explore the world of art. The permanent exhibit is huge. In addition, they have many special exhibits.

1  Thank Thequeenofchocolate
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the
largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas
Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a
wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs
and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun.
Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with
people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and
products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces
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Krysten G
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Response from BequiaNess | Reviewed this property |
No. They are especially strict when they have a really popular exhibit.
Lexi M
1 March 2017|
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Response from DelicateIllusion | Reviewed this property |
You could def spend a few hours there. It is really beautiful.
15 August 2015|
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Response from N8241BIdanielk | Reviewed this property |
The bus/subway route suggested by ugh-lomi would be more preferable to me than renting a car. Driving and parking are frustrating in TO. Over the years, I have found the buses and subway to be save and reliable. TTC... More