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National Gallery of Canada

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Tips from locals

November 03, 2019
Maman statue (huge spider statue) just outside the gallery
October 24, 2019
Worth a visit if you are into fine arts.
September 21, 2019
Free entry every Thursday between 5-8pm
September 09, 2019
ByWard Market is a buzzing hub of outdoor farmers’ market stalls and specialty food shops selling Canadian cheese and maple-infused chocolate. It’s also known for its colorful street art and hip stores filled with crafts and clothes by local designers
September 06, 2019
Every Ottawa local needs a photo at the National Gallery of Canada in their Instagram feed. At the gallery, you'll find tons of great photo opportunities like Hold That Thought neon sign by multimedia artist Kelly Mark, or the giant 30-foot tall spider Maman by Louise Bourgeois.

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380 Sussex Dr
Ottawa, ON K1N 9N4
Byward Market-Parliament Hill
Phone+1 613-990-1985
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Tuesday 10:00 AM