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Owens Art Gallery

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Just wow!

As Canada's oldest university art gallery and designed by the famous architect Edmund Burke this us... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
christiancV3751SY
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This is a must see.

We went on a rainy day. Admission is free! Imagine that; to see many works of art including the... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
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3 days ago
“Just wow!”
29 Jul 2018
“This is a must see.”
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61 York St, Sackville, New Brunswick E4L 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As Canada's oldest university art gallery and designed by the famous architect Edmund Burke this us a place to visit while in Sackville.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We went on a rainy day. Admission is free! Imagine that; to see many works of art including the Alex Colville exhibit...free. The gallery is well done. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rapalaspouse
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I can't describe the Owens Art Gallery, one visit won't let you take it all in so plan to visit a couple of times while you are in Sackville . Great collection.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank daveskraftworks
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My wife is a Mt. A. graduate and we had returned to this beautiful campus to reminisce after more than 30 years. After walking the campus we dropped into the Owen's Art Gallery. What a magnificent little treasure! The Colville displays are reason enough to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 3,003
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I took friends of mine down to the gallery only to find out it's family day there wow. Got into doing things that are meant for kids we all had a great time the staff is amazing there. The Alex Colville exhibit is worth the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank mj e
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Owens Art Gallery in Sackville NB on the Mount Allison campus is well worth the time and provides a pleasant look at excellent art. The Alex Colville offerings alone are lovely, easier to understand and fun for even the novice art lover.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Leone C
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I visited in 2015 to attend a conference at Mount Allison University and visit my son, a student there. The Owens has a great series of galleries with changing exhibitions of contemporary art as well as older works. The University also opens the Alex Colville...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank douglask74
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had the privilege of a small tour of the Owens Art Gallery where we spent quite a bit of time in the room with the Alex Colville pieces, including "The Athletes" and a collection of sketches and studies that showed the artist's process as...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Tracy I
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Regular exhibits of important work (recently Mary Pratt) are supplemented by themed family activities once a month. Every fall, the gallery does a nineteenth century Salon Hanging, painting one hall red and hanging paintings in a stunning tightly blocked arrangement well above eye level. Free.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Long-lost-dog
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Hello- great day space an asset to the university. I would recommend this to anyone visiting Mount Allison College.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank puffinz2016
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