Plan your visit

Gallery admission | free

Admission to the Ottawa Art Gallery is ALWAYS FREE. Donations welcome.

Pre-registration is no longer necessary and walk-ins are welcome.

Group Visits

Group entrance and bus loading zone are located on 10 Daly Ave. The Daly entrance is between Waller and Nicholas on the south side.

Drop-offs and pickups at the Daly entrance ONLY.

 

Gallery Hours

Closed: Monday and Tuesday
Wednesday: 10 AM – 6 PM
Thursday: 10 AM – 9 PM
Friday: 10 AM – 6 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 6 PM
Sunday: 10 AM – 6 PM

OAG shop and galerie annexe hours

Closed: Monday and Tuesday
Wednesday: 10 AM – 6 PM
Thursday: 10 AM – 9 PM
Friday: 10 AM – 6 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 6 PM
Sunday: 10 AM – 6 PM

Closed on these holidays

Saturday, January 1, 2022
Monday, February 21, 2022
Friday, April 15, 2022
Monday, April 18, 2022
Monday, May 23, 2022
Friday, July 1, 2022
Monday, August 1, 2022
Monday, September 5, 2022
Monday, October 10, 2022
Sunday, December 25, 2022
Monday, December 26, 2022

Getting Here

50 Mackenzie King Bridge
Ottawa, ON, K1N 0C5, CANADA

Enter the Gallery at 10 Daly or 50 Mackenzie King Bridge.

We are located near the Rideau Centre and Ottawa U in Ottawa’s arts, fashion and theatre district.

VEHICLE DROP-OFF and MAILING ADDRESS:
10 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6E2

Accessible Directions

Para Transpo drop-off entrance: 10 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6E2. The Daly entrance is between Waller and Nicholas on the south side. The Gallery’s large glass double doors are recessed from the street. The building’s banners have hot pink. 

50 Mackenzie King Bridge entrance: For those taking OC Transpo, get off at Mackenzie King Bridge, continue east towards Ottawa U. The Gallery is on the same side of the street as the Rideau Centre mall, at the northwest corner of Mackenzie King and Waller. The Gallery’s entrance is recessed from the street with an LED sign out front.

Drop-offs and pickups at the Daly entrance ONLY. Please notify us by email if you require a sighted guide to meet you. Indicate the entrance you prefer, the date and time of your arrival by email to public@oaggao.ca.

Parking

Street metered parking is available (check hourly limits) in the nearby Sandy Hill residential area.
Other paid parking options include:

Novotel parkade

Entrance: 3 Daly Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1N 9M7

Rideau Centre parkade

Entrance: 80 Nicholas Street or 5 Daly Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1N 9J7

Bicycle parking

Bicycle racks are located near the gallery’s main entrance at 50 Mackenzie King Bridge.

Transit

From Ottawa:

When travelling by train, disembark at the Rideau O-Train Station and take the William Street exit. The Gallery is located at the intersection of Daly and Waller with an entrance at 10 Daly and there is also an entrance at 50 Mackenzie King Bridge.

When travelling by bus, we are nearest to the Mackenzie King Station, Rideau Street Station and the Waller/Laurier Station.

For more details, check OC Transpo or Google maps.

https://plan.octranspo.com/plan

https://www.google.ca/maps

From Gatineau:

Disembark at the STO Rideau Sussex North stop, or check STO Plani-Bus.

https://www.planibus.sto.ca/hastinfo/