National Gallery of Canada


See the art treasures of our nation at this top attraction within the lively ByWard Market. Through art, the reinvented Canadian and Indigenous Galleries tell the remarkable stories that have shaped Canada. The American and European galleries exhibit international artistic achievement while Modern and Contemporary art celebrate the creativity of today’s artists.

Seasonal special exhibitions and engaging activities for all ages make every visit unique. Tours and workshops available exclusively to school groups. They promote careful and thoughtful looking at artworks, emphasize learning through social interaction, and encourage students to use their personal experience to interpret art. Discover this award-winning architectural gem with its stunning views inside and out.

CONTACT: 613 990 4888 / 1 800 319 ARTS (2787)
LOCATION: 380 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, ON, K1N 9N4

tour_op_disc_symb french_symb wheelchair_acc_symb food_symb

GRADES Kindergarten to 12

Min Group Size: 15 Participants
Max Group Size: 400+
Length: 45 Minutes
Subject Areas: Art, History, Politics, Social Studies