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Thunder Bay Art Gallery

1080 Keewatin Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
+1 807-577-6427
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Hard to find, worth the effort

Thunder Bay is one of those cities that sprawls - partly because it started out as two cities and... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
John V
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Toronto, Canada
Fine Art in the Bush

Imagine, an art gallery in small-town Thunder Bay! When you visit, and you must, you will see... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Raven59
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Thunder Bay, Canada
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1080 Keewatin Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Thunder Bay is one of those cities that sprawls - partly because it started out as two cities and they are gradually inching their way together. The Thunder Bay Art Gallery is a bit out of town on the Confederation College campus. Once on the...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Imagine, an art gallery in small-town Thunder Bay! When you visit, and you must, you will see local, regional, national, and international touring exhibits. Local students, both high school and university, show their work here. There are regular showings and arts events. You will see...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

My son and I quite enjoyed the current exhibit dedicated to Canada's 150th Anniversary. The gallery is beautiful, with three different rooms for exhibit. the hightlight was aboriginal art from the gallery vault interspersed with current art from local and northern Ontario artists. The gift...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I enjoy visiting art galleries, but sometimes find them overwhelming in size. This one was perfect in my opinion. Three galleries that are currently housing an eclectic display of art from 150 northern artists. My favourite piece was the submission from an artist who offered...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

We enjoyed our visit to the Art Gallery. There was an exhibit for Canada 150 which included a good range of art including art by Norval Morrisseau. By chance, we turned up on Wednesday when admission was free.

Thank Bill L
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

The best way to find this Art Gallery is to turn west onto Golf Links Road from Harbor Expressway. Look for the small white sign on the left and drive through the College campus to find it. Its a great art gallery. The special exhibit...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

So glad I made into this little wonder. 3 small galleries packed enough powerful (and some strange) art for about 1-2 hours. I heard they are getting a larger space soon which would be great. You park across the street which is no hassle and...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stopped in to view the show on Sunday afternoon and were pleasingly surprised at the extent and diversity of this presentation of Northern artists. There were paintings; pottery and weaving. The works represented many different artists and all were inspirational . An absolute must...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

We were looking forward to seeing the current exhibition of Arthur Shilling painting and were not disappointed. What a great show. I am not sure how many people did get to see it. Sadly we were the only ones there on a Sunday afternoon and...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

The Thunder Bay Art Gallery is tucked on to a piece of Confederation College's Campus. It is a must see for any one who appreciates the Arts. The gallery is home to many works of Aboriginal Artists as well there are installations travelling through all...More

4  Thank Barbara D
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