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Hours and Admissions

Hours and admissions
Our hours and prices are also at the bottom of each page

Hours of operation

Unless otherwise noted, our standard hours of operation are:

Tuesday and Wednesday 11am–5pm
Thursday 11am–8pm
Friday through Sunday 11am–5pm

The AGA is closed on Mondays. 

  • AGA members must show their member cards to enjoy free access.
  • We may ask for proof of age or student status.
  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult ticket-holder.
  • We reserve the right to ask visitors to leave the premises.

Architecture Pop-up Tours

Attend a 15-minute building tour of the AGA to learn about its history, world-renowned architecture and the role it plays in the community. 
Tours are free with gallery admission and run every Saturday and Sunday at 3:00pm

* This schedule may vary to accommodate other gallery programming. For more information, contact Guest Services or ask a Gallery Attendant!


On the Spot! Tours

Every day (Tuesday to Sunday), join a 10-minute art chat led by our insightful Gallery Attendants!

During your visit, look for the “On the Spot!” blue signs in each exhibition, and return at the scheduled time for a pop-up conversation about the selected artwork. On the Spot! tours are free with admission.

Daytime Schedule
Ground Floor > 1:30pm
Level 2 > 2:30pm
Level 3 > 3:30pm
Blue on the spot text graphic

All Access Evening Schedule
Ground Floor > 5:30pm
Level 2 > 6:30pm
Level 3 > 7:30pm

*On the Spot! tours occur on each open floor only according to our exhibition program. Schedule might differ during exhibition installation. For more information, contact our Guest Services or ask our Gallery Attendants!

Admission prices

Unless otherwise indicated, our ticket prices are:

AGA members FREE
Youth 17 and under FREE
Alberta post-secondary students FREE
All Access Evening (Thursday 5–8pm) FREE
Out-of-province post-secondary students $8.50 + GST
Seniors (65+) $8.50 + GST
Adults $12.50 + GST

We also accept City Centre gift cards as a form of payment at Guest Services, Shop AGA and Art Rentals and Sales.

Groups: more of you, more for you!

Enhanced tours for younger groups

Are you coming with 6 or more children? Consider registering for an education program for a more hands-on gallery experience. 

Group rates

Groups of 20 people or more receive 25% off. Groups must pay in a single payment and pre-book their visit. 780.422.6223 or


Monday: closed
Tuesday: 11 am-5 pm
Wednesday: 11 am-5 pm
Thursday: 11 am-8 pm
Friday: 11 am-5 pm
Saturday: 11 am-5 pm
Sunday: 11 am-5 pm


Every Thursday 5-8 pm - FREE

AGA members
Youth 0-17
Alberta students 18+
Out-of-province students
General admission
Seniors 65+


2 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5J 2C1