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Robert McLaughlin Gallery

72 Queen St | Civic Centre, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 3Z3, Canada
+1 905-576-3000
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Beautiful . clean really interesting , certainly go back ...

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celine0073
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Oshawa, Canada
Great local gallery

Very well laid out with some excellent permanent Painters 11 work plus special exhibitions. We... read more

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The RMG is a vibrant, engaging public art museum located in Oshawa's civic centre between City Hall and the McLaughlin Public Library. The largest gallery in Durham Region, the RMG occupies an inspired 36,000 square foot building designed by noted architect Arthur Erickson. Featuring a Permanent Collection of over 4000 works, and four galleries of diverse and changing exhibitions, the RMG holds a significant collection of Modern and Contemporary Canadian art, and the largest collection of works by Painters Eleven in Canada. Creative education programs, an eclectic gallery shop, fun monthly events, inspiring event spaces, an art archive and library, and two art studios are found at the RMG.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“art lovers” (4 reviews)
“modern art” (3 reviews)
“gift shop” (5 reviews)
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72 Queen St | Civic Centre, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 3Z3, Canada
Downtown Oshawa
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+1 905-576-3000
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Reviewed today

My daughter and I go to Melia Sol Palmeras , beautiful resort , peoples are friendly ,clean and the service really good ,going back there in november for the 10 times .

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well laid out with some excellent permanent Painters 11 work plus special exhibitions. We liked the Radient Shoe.

Thank Lawrence2300
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

A gallery near/in the civic centre of Oshawa. A small gallery with around 3 gallery spaces. The collections of varied and the gallery containing the identity collection is nice. Some contemporary and more traditional works. A small group of children were having a lesson in...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

We visited the gallery on the first Friday evening of the month, which is a "free" night. We have lived in Oshawa almost four years and always wanted to go so this seemed like the perfect opportunity. It was extremely busy, and as a result,...More

Thank Greg A
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

I have been to the gallery a few times and it is lovely for a students field trip or to visit as a couple etc. The staff are fantastic and the facilities are bright and clean.

1  Thank 241sweetpea
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Great place with exhibit of Tom Thompson there was approximately 20 of his work. Loved the layout and art. Not huge fan of modern art. Nice coffee/gift shop.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

A smaller gallery but with a beautiful and varied collection of styles. Some beautiful sculpture outside. Friendly and helpful staff

1  Thank bob4425
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Spent about 45 minutes looking through the five galleries. This is varied collection including indigenous works, Emily Carr, Group of Seven, Cornelius Kreighoff, Tom Thomson and many others. Admission is by donation. Parking is free on the weekends. Enjoyed our visit.

2  Thank Valerie F
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

My daughter is now 12. She remembered attending a few times when she was younger and asked to go back. We even took a mom and daughter pottery class when she was 5 yrs old. There is ample parking, its accessible, its easy to locate....More

Thank jblore
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great location! Great art! Some really nice collections viewed here! Right beside the library. Check the website for events!

2  Thank Passionate V
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