Art Gallery of Nova Scotia - Things To Do in Halifax - LikeALocal Guide

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Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

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Why locals love it

Located in downtown Halifax, the AGNS focuses on provincial and Canadian artwork in various mediums.

The most notable exhibit is Nova Scotian folk artist Maud Lewis's artwork and tiny house are housed in the gallery.

Why you should visit it

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is the largest art museum in Atlantic Canada. Since 1908, the Gallery has been a gateway for the visual arts in Atlantic Canada by engaging people with art. Permanent Collection currently holds over 17,000 works.

Special tip

Thursday evenings 5-9pm are free admission!

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