The Best Toronto Art Galleries and Museums

Toronto is a vibrant and culturally rich city with a diverse array of art galleries and museums that showcase works by local, national, and international artists. Here are some of the best art galleries and museums in Toronto:

1. Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO):

Located in downtown Toronto, the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) is one of the largest art museums in North America. It features over 95,000 works of art, including paintings, sculptures, prints, and photographs by artists from around the world. Check out the AGO x Tacit Capsule Collection, featuring a curated selection of print editions by the most coveted female artists.

2. Royal Ontario Museum (ROM):

The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is a world-renowned museum of art, culture, and natural history. It has a vast collection of over six million objects, including works of art, artifacts, and specimens from around the world. The ROM's art collection includes paintings, sculptures, prints, and photographs from a variety of cultures and time periods.

3. Toronto Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA):

Located in the heart of Toronto's downtown, the Toronto Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) is a leading venue for contemporary art in Canada. It features a wide range of contemporary art, including paintings, sculptures, photographs, and multimedia works by both established and emerging artists.

4. Cry Baby Gallery:

An intimate gallery space with a speakeasy in the back, Cry Baby Gallery showcases a rotating collection of the city’s most beloved emerging artists. From live art installations to group shows, you can always plan for a good time — and a good cocktail — at Cry Baby.

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