Plan Your Visit


Vancouver Art Gallery
750 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7


Gallery Hours
Daily 10am to 5pm
Tuesdays until 9pm


Info Line: 604.662.4719
Administration: 604.662.4700



Due to overwhelming demand, starting on March 23, the Gallery will offer extended hours every Friday evening for the duration of the Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg exhibition, on view until May 6.


Skip the Line

Become a Member! Experience up to 16 exhibitions each year. Vancouver Art Gallery Members and advance ticket holders can skip the line at the general admissions desk.


Ticket Prices

(All prices include GST)

Adult $24
Senior (65+) $20
Student* (with valid ID) $18
Children (age 6 to 12) $6.50
Children 5 and under Free
Gallery Members Free
Persons with disabilities Full admission price with free admission for one attendant
Groups (10 or more) See Group Rates
Schools, and Post-Secondary Groups See School Group Rates
Gallery Tours
Free with Gallery Admission - see days and hours here
Senior Mondays Tours
Select Mondays by donation - see days and hours here
Tuesday evenings 5-9pm By donation

*Students must show current student ID from a secondary or post-secondary education institution.


Scan Codes

Look for Facebook Messenger Codes throughout the exhibition Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg to discover more about the artworks on display.

To scan a Messenger Code:
1. Activate the camera in your Facebook Messenger app
2. Press your screen and hold until a circle appears
3. Hold your camera up to the Messenger Code and centre it in the circle
4. Messenger will automatically scan the code and a direct message will be sent to your phone

Give it a try on your next visit to the Gallery!



Download the complimentary Vancouver Art Gallery Audio Guide App using Gallery or personal wifi, search for “Vancouver Art Gallery” in the appropriate application on your mobile device. Devices are also available for loan at the admissions desk at no additional cost. Find out more »

This Fall access audio guides with artists and curators speaking about works, processes of production and points of inspiration for Carol Sawyer: The Natalie Brettschneider Archive, Entangled: Two Views on Contemporary Canadian Painting, Portrait of the Artist: An Exhibition from the Royal Collection, & True Nordic: How Scandinavia Influenced Design in Canada.



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Tuesday Evenings by Donation

Every Tuesday evening from 5-9pm

Every Tuesday evening, admission to the Gallery is by donation. Your donation is important and we are very grateful. All donations help support incredible Gallery programs such as School Programs, Teen Art Group, Weekly Family Programs, Restoration, and so much more.

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Senior Mondays Tours

1st Monday of every month, from 10am-1pm

On the 1st Monday of every month the Gallery offers admission by donation for all seniors (65+), along with special guided tours. Find out more »



Coatcheck is available during Gallery hours. Please note that backpacks, cameras, food, drinks, large bags and umbrellas are not permitted in the gallery spaces and must be checked.


The Vancouver Art Gallery is wheelchair accessible. Street-level access is available through our Hornby and Robson street entrances, open during all public hours. Wheelchairs are available to visitors on a first-come first-served basis or may be reserved in advance of your visit by calling 604.662.4700. A Service Animal may accompany a visitor to all public areas of the Vancouver Art Gallery. Please ask our admissions staff for the locations of washrooms on each floor.


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