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Tom Thomson Art Gallery

840 1st Ave W, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 4K4, Canada
+1 519-376-1932
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Well curated

The "Tom" is a work of art in the paintings and sketches and even the way it is curated. Two floors... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
ttredwing
via mobile
Interesting Exhibit on Tom Thomson

A well thought-out show of Thomson's works especially related to the discovery of a map and... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Errol P
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Toronto, Canada
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840 1st Ave W, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 4K4, Canada
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The "Tom" is a work of art in the paintings and sketches and even the way it is curated. Two floors of pure Canadiana art from not only the great Tom Thomson but other exceptional Canadian artists including Geo. McLean and others. Helpful staff and...More

1  Thank ttredwing
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A well thought-out show of Thomson's works especially related to the discovery of a map and manuscript of his friend. Other exhibits as well.

1  Thank Errol P
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Main attraction was the artwork by Tom Thomson. Interesting to read historical documents about his life. Multi media presentation available. Good gift store.

1  Thank Gary R
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Pleasant setting but small gallery, devoted to Tom Thomson. The collection at the AGO Ken Thomson collection is much larger. In addition the AGO has a number of works on loan from this gallery. Wish they would have held on to them or got them...More

Thank gaildavid2015
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Excellent curatorial writing, good lighting, and a very good, quiet atmosphere for contemplating historical and contemporary art. Friendly staff and admission is by donation.

1  Thank Sim S
Reviewed 8 December 2016

After reviewing the festival of northern lights, we found ourselves out side of this art gallery. It was well worth the visit to this gallery as it is the premier gallery in Canada for Tom Thomson (who was not in the group of seven). The...More

1  Thank Renard K
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Art Gallery is a beautiful spot to visit. I have a wonderful friend who works in there who always makes the trip a blast. They offer events for the entire family, including a Sunday family art and craft event for all ages to come...More

1  Thank WandaWestover
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It was great to see many intimate works by Tom Thomson in a great environment. Everything was well laid out with good descriptions.

1  Thank LittleFortBequia
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I love it because it's small and therefore easy to take in the displays, and it's "pay what you can". The displays change frequently ( I saw a different one in Sept) and provide a non-traditional counterpoint to the permanent Tom Thomson display. And it's...More

1  Thank gremlin56
Reviewed 3 October 2016

An interesting gallery of the works and the life of Tom Thomson Stroll through and enjoy a bit of Canadian history Worth the visit while in Owen Sound

1  Thank Ann34618
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