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.


Enhance your team’s productivity, foster creativity with friends, or explore wellbeing through art.

Whether it’s a corporate event, conference, wedding party, or night out with a group of friends, ARTivities are sure to add to any event.

The OAG’s ARTivity program is designed to give participants a deeper understanding of each other through art. Guided by Gallery Educators and built by community leaders, the workshops are a fun way to develop confidence in expressing ideas, foster openness to different points of view, sharpen observational skills, encourage sharing and communication, and boost morale.

Relief from Everyday Life (Intro to Relief Painting)

Duration: 1 hour
Tour & Workshop Combo: 1.5 hours 

re(Mapping) Place

Duration: 1 hour
Tour & Workshop Combo: 1.5 hours 

Expanded Landscapes

Duration: 1 hour
Tour & Workshop Combo: 1.5 hours 


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.

OAG is Open from 10 AM to 6 PM Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday | from 10 AM to 9 PM on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Admission is always FREE. | Tickets on sale now for Hungry Eyes!