Plan Your Visit
Hours, Admission, Directions & Parking
Plan your visit to the AGH with information about the Gallery’s admission, directions and hours.
Monday Closed (Group Tours only*)
Tuesday Closed (Group Tours only*)
Wednesday 11 am – 6 pm
Thursday 11 am – 8 pm
Friday 11 am – 6 pm
Saturday 12 pm – 5 pm
Sunday 12 pm – 5 pm
The AGH is OPEN from 12 pm – 5 pm on Family Day, March Break Monday and Tuesday, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, August Civic Holiday, Labour Day, and Thanksgiving Day. We are CLOSED Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
*Group Tours require a minimum of 2 weeks advanced notice. Click here for more details.
EXHIBITION TOURS ARE FREE WITH ADMISSION EVERY WEDNESDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY AND STATUTORY HOLIDAY AT 1:00 PM
Gallery Level 2 and the Jean and Ross Fischer Gallery are FREE ADMISSION courtesy of Orlick Industries.
SPECiAL EXHIBITION Admission
PLEASE NOTE: Gallery Level 1 is closed for exhibition changeover until June 21. Please enjoy our free exhibitions on Gallery Level 2!
Children (6-17) $4
Under 5 Free
Family (2 adults and up to 4 children) $25
AGH Members enjoy free admission to our special exhibitions every time they visit, along with 10% off at the Shop at AGH and the Horse and Train Bistro!
Directions & Parking
The AGH is located in the heart of downtown Hamilton, directly across the street from the Sheraton Hotel and Jackson Square Shopping Centre.
Underground parking can be accessed via Summers Lane or King Street West. The parking garage fees are $1.25/30 minutes up to a maximum of $10/day. More details can be found here.
Street parking is available nearby and costs $1.50 per hour Monday to Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. They are free after 6 pm Monday to Friday and all day Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays. The parking meters have time limits of one to two hours. More details can be found here.
If you are travelling to the AGH by GO Transit there is a bus stop directly behind the AGH on the corner of Main Street West and Summers Lane, in front of City Hall. The Hamilton GO Centre, if you are travelling by train, is a 10-minute walk from the AGH.
From the International Art Collection
James Tissot (French 1836-1902)
oil on canvas, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Basil Bowman in memory of their daughter, Suzanne, 1965