The Art Gallery of Ontario is the largest art gallery in Canada, with more than 80,000 works of art from the 1st century to present day. It has a great collection of paintings by Canadian artists such as Emily Carr, Jackson Beardy, and Inuit artist Kenojuak Ashevak. Its collection of European art is impressive, covering different genres, with works by renowned masters such as Rembrandt, Reubens, Goya, Rodin, Picasso, Degas, and Monet. The Henry Moore Sculpture Center at the gallery holds the world's largest collection of his sculptures. The European paintings exhibit has a few excellent pieces and it has one of the world's most expensive paintings on view (Ruben's The Massacre of the Innocents).
317 Dundas Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada
Nearest Transit: St Patrick Station (Line: Yonge - University)
Art Gallery of Ontario and Nearby Attractions on Map
Yonge Dundas Square(1.1 km)
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CBC Museum(1.1 km)
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CN Tower(1.3 km)
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City Hall and Nathan Phillips Square(0.7 km)
Toronto's modernist City Hall designed by Finnish architect Viljo Revell and was completed in 1965.
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