Group Tours

Group tours

Virtual Public Tours

Using Zoom as a platform, you will view images from OAG exhibitions via a live-streamed slide show discussion. One of our knowledgeable gallery educators will lead you in engaging conversation and provide insight on the works in the exhibition of your choosing.

DURATION: 60 minutes

FEES: Virtual Tours with a Gallery Educator are $75 + HST (minimum 5 people, maximum 25).

Before booking your tour, find out more about current exhibitions.

In-Person Tours

The Ottawa Art Gallery offers guided exhibition tours to groups of up to 25 visitors. Tours are an engaging learning experience animated by a knowledgeable gallery educator. Participants are encouraged to ask questions and actively discuss the artwork on display.

DURATION: 60 minutes


  • Public Tours with a Gallery Educator are $75 + HST (minimum 5 people, maximum 25).
  • Self-Guided Group Visits are free. 

For self-guided visits, if your group is 20+ people, please send an email to to let us know the number of people in your group and the date and time of your visit.


  • School Tours of the Gallery are always free for grades K-12.


Spark your creativity and develop new ways to express yourself by booking a hands-on printmaking make & take workshop. With the guidance of our Gallery Educators, you will create your own printing plate and print a series of images to take home. All skill levels are welcome! Combine it with a tour to gain greater insight into the artistic process. Minimum 10 participants. Maximum 25.

Available from September to June, subject to Studio availability.


  • Make & Take Workshop: 1.5 hours
  • Tour and Make & Take combo: 2.5 hours 

FEES: Make & Take Workshops are $30 + HST per participant (minimum 10 people, maximum 25).


Tours and workshops are available in English and French.

For more information email or call 613-233-8699 +241

Non-profit and charitable group rates 

Available upon request.

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