Group Tours

Post Secondary Self Guided group visits and Private Guided Tours: Group rates apply to 10 people or more. Groups must book at least one week in advance to qualify for group rates. To book a group (10 or more people), contact the Group Bookings Coordinator from Monday to Thursday, 8:30am–3:30pm at 604.662.4717 or

Tourism Professionals: Net rates are available for tour operators. Please contact Gillian Wood, Tourism Marketing Specialist, for more details at 604.662.4700 ext. 2416 or email


Group Admission

Fall/Winter 2013 Group Admission Rates
September 15, 2013 - March 31, 2014
(min 10 people, Group Leaders not charged)
(All prices subject to applicable taxes)

Adult $15.50
Senior (65+) $10.50
Student (with valid ID) $10.50
Children (6 - 12) $4.50
Children (4 and under) Free
Tuesday evenings 5-9pm By donation


Private Guided Exhibition Tours

Visitors can enjoy the exclusive and intimate experience of a private guided tour for the current exhibitions at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Led by experienced art professionals and educators, the tours provide an excellent introduction for the first-time visitors as well as food for thought for returning visitors. Our educators sketch an overview of the exhibition, outline historical contexts, as well as highlight specific works for a closer look.

Group charge (1-30 people) $150 plus admission per person.


Before Hours Exhibition Tours

Take your Gallery experience to the next level! Make the exhibition & Gallery truly your own with this exclusive private VIP access tour. Lead by one of our friendly and professional guides, all tours include an introduction to the Gallery’s turn-of-the-century heritage building and your choice of a private tour of one of the featured exhibitions.

Allow 1-2 Hours. Multi-lingual tours are also available upon request. $225.00 (flat rate up to 25 people).


Breakfast with the Masters

Start your group’s day with a private breakfast buffet in the Vancouver Art Gallery’s award-winning Gallery Café, followed by an exclusive before-hours tour of one of the Gallery’s featured exhibitions. Dine indoors amid breathtaking floral arrangements to the sounds of classical music, or enjoy an alfresco meal on one of the best outdoor patios in the city.

Breakfast: 8-9am; Tour: 9-10am. Minimum 20 / Maximum 65 guests, please. Reservations required one week in advance. Two menus to choose from, either hot or cold breakfast buffets.
$50 per person (tax included)


Tour Escort Notes
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