To ensure you enjoy the best possible experience and to protect our artworks for future generations to enjoy, we invite you to review our tips for visiting below!
  • Our admissions desk is located between the two buildings, inside Qaumajuq.
  • The first floor is always FREE to visit, hang out, grab food at Katita Cafe, shop at the Gallery Shop, view nearly 5000 artworks in Eckhardt Hall and the visible vault.
  • Learn about our hours and admissions and how to get here.
  • Looking for tips on how to view the art? Our curators and programmers have got you covered.
  • See our digital Gallery map to help you navigate WAG-Qaumajuq.
  • Please read our updated safety protocols following Manitoba Government guidelines.
  • Learn about Gallery accessibility here.
  • While construction is ongoing, please enter through Memorial Blvd.
  • We no longer require face coverings, but masks are recommended. If needed, masks are available on-site.
  • For safety and security reasons, backpacks, large purses, umbrellas, and other bulky items are not permitted in the galleries. Free baggage check is available at the front desk.
  • Our security guards are in place to help keep the art and people in our buildings safe. They’re friendly! Feel free to say hi!
  • Wheelchairs are available at the front desk.
  • Reasonably-sized strollers are welcome in the galleries.
  • Support animals are permitted in the Gallery, please notify our Front Desk upon arrival.
  • Katita Cafe is available for food, drinks, and coffee! Check the menu and hours here. Food and drink are not permitted in gallery spaces.
  • Bring your sketchbook! Pencils are welcome in the Gallery, but other art supplies should be left at home.
  • Please do not touch the art. Maintain a 24-inch distance from the artwork and avoid pointing at the artwork with canes, pencils, or other objects.

 

“Do NOT miss this museum. The exhibits span various genres and movements, traditional, modernist, impressionist, expressionist, avant garde. Just incredible.

WAG - Winnipeg Art Gallery

Photography

We love seeing your photos on social media! Make sure to tag the @wag_ca and include #atwag for your chance to be featured on our accounts. WAG-Qaumajuq allows photography for personal use only, except where indicated by signage. Please turn off your flash. We ask that you respect the rights of the artists and their representatives under Canadian copyright law. For more information on Canadian copyright law, click here.

Make sure to tag the WAG and include #atwag

WI-FI

The WAG is pleased to offer you free wi-fi access. Simply turn on wi-fi under your smartphone settings, select the WAG Free network, and accept the terms and conditions.

COVID-19 Update
The Winnipeg Art Gallery is located on Treaty No. 1 the original lands and waters of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininiwak, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and on the homeland of the Métis Nation.
WAG - Winnipeg Art Gallery Outline
300 Memorial Blvd
Winnipeg, MB
204.786.6641 // Gallery
204.789.1769 // Shop
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Tue-Thu // 11am–5pm
Fri // 11am–9pm
Sat-Sun // 11am–5pm
Closed Mondays