In addition to our weekend drop-in tours, Art for Lunch tours, and special tours with artists and curators, we also offer private guided tours customizable for your group.
Weekend Drop-In Tours
Sunday, September 8, 2019 to Saturday, April 25, 2020
Weekend Drop-In Tours begin at 2pm on select Saturdays and Sundays. Included with Gallery admission or FREE for WAG members. Scheduled tours depend on capacity. Please call 204.786.6641 in advance to confirm.
Tour Guide’s Choice: Jan 25; Feb 8, 22; Mar 7, 28; Apr 5, 19, 25
James Webb: Feb 2, 15, 29; Mar 1, 8, 21; Apr 4, 12, 26
Kent Monkman: Feb 1, 9
subsist: Feb 16; Mar 22; Apr 11
ᐃ: Feb 23; Mar 15
NEW! Family Tours on Nuliajuk’s Story: Mar 14, 29; Apr 18
Community-led Conversations in Kent Monkman's Shame & Prejudice
Friday, December 13, 2019 to Friday, January 24, 2020
Fridays, 7pm to 8pm | FREE with Gallery admission or for WAG members
Join us for a community-led tour of Kent Monkman's Shame & Prejudice: A Story of Resilience. Explore a range of Indigenous perspectives in this series of conversations that speak to issues based on specific chapters in the exhibition:
Nov 29 • Dr. Lisa Monkman
Chapter VII - The Res House
Chapter VIII - Sickness and Healing
Chapter IX - Urban Rez
Dec 13 • Prairie Sky
Chapter II - Fathers of Confederation
Jan 24 • Victoria McIntosh
Chapter V -Forcible Transfer of Children
Learn more about the exhibit and the chapters here
Wellness@WAG: Art to Inspire
Thursday, January 16 to Thursday, June 25
Art to Inspire is a program designed to creatively engage people living with dementia, and their care partners, with visual art. Developed in partnership by the Winnipeg Art Gallery, the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba, and University of Manitoba College of Rehabilitation Sciences.
Led by specially trained art educators and artists, Art to Inspire offers six afternoon sessions in the Gallery where participants can enjoy conversations, works of art, and artmaking in a supportive setting. Each session will explore a different theme, and engage participants in different ways that celebrate present-moment awareness and meaningful creative expression.
Six Week Sessions: Alternate Thursdays, 2-3:30pm
- Winter Session Dates: Jan 16, 30; Feb 13, 27; Mar 12, 26
- Spring Session Dates: Apr 16, 30; May 14, 28; Jun 11, 25
- $90 per pair (includes care partner)
- Pre-registration is required. Space is limited! For questions, email email@example.com
Developed in partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba and University of Manitoba Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences.