Family Programs

Group Tours for Kids
Choose from an array of interactive tours and workshops, perfect for daycares, sports teams, scouts, guides, home schoolers, or groups of friends! Tours available Friday from 5-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am-5pm. Visit wag.ca/bookatour to reserve your spot.

 

 

Family Stroller Tours

Saturday, October 27 to Tuesday, November 20

Monthly stroller-friendly tours that allow you to engage in conversations on art with other adults while being mindful of your little ones.

Oct 27, 11am • Haunted Gallery - learn about the spooky side of the artwork in the new rehanging of the WAG permanent collection.

Nov 20, 11am • The 80's image - go back in time to the 80's and experience the art of the decade.

Included with Gallery admission; FREE for WAG members. Children 5 and under are free.
 

 

Family Fusion

Sunday, October 28 to Sunday, November 18

Family Fusion is a monthly DIY arts and crafts event – stop by the WAG with your family and spend some creative time together.

Drop-in between 1pm and 3pm • $20 per family (2 adults and up to 4 children under 18) Includes entry to all galleries • FREE for WAG members.

Sunday, Oct 28 • Halloween Bat Attack - Make a spooky bat decoration just in time for Halloween.

Sunday, Nov 18 • Ribbon Sticks - See the New Contemporary exhibition and fashion a ribbon stick that looks just like a paintbrush dipped in paint.

Watch for more dates!

 

Holiday Party

Sunday, December 2 from 1pm to 4pm

Get festive with your family at the WAG! Enjoy a mug of hot cocoa, cookies, and crafts, as we come together to deck the halls and celebrate another winter season. Don't forget your camera to take a picture with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's Filbert the Nutcracker Bear. FREE for all. 

Our Holiday Party would not be possible without the generous support of Stella's and Ron Paul Garden Centre.

 

Winter Art Camp

Thursday, December 27 to Thursday, January 3

Shake up the winter break with art activities and gallery exploration. Each day of winter art camp is inspired by a fun new theme, and includes active outdoor time on the WAG rooftop. At the end of the day, campers will host a mini-exhibition for family and friends to see. Pack a lunch and snack, warm weather wear, and get ready for a fun-filled day, or two! 

Camps run 9am-4pm daily, with extended care available from 8:30am-5pm.
Cost: $55/day; $50/day for WAG members

Register for Winter Art Camp

Perfect Printmaking
Dec 27 (ages 6 to 8): Take inspiration from prints on display in the Gallery and learn simple printmaking techniques to make art of your own.

Power in the Poster
Dec 28 (ages 9-12): See The 80's Image exhibition and take part in a power in an 80s activism poster making workshop.

Wonderful Wall Hangings
Jan 2 (ages 6 to 8): Explore pieces from the WAG Inuit Art collection, including fascinating wall hangings from Baker Lake. Then create your own collage wall hanging to take home. 

Super Soapstone
Jan 3 (ages 9-12): Check out carvings on display and make your own version in our ever-popular soapstone carving workshop.

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Gallery Hours

  • Tuesday 11am-5pm
  • Wednesday 11am-5pm
  • Thursday 11am-5pm
  • Friday 11am-9pm
  • Saturday 11am-5pm
  • Sunday 11am-5pm
  • Closed Monday

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