The Gardiner Museum is open seven days a week. Explore our permanent collection, discover special exhibitions, get hands-on with clay in our studios, dine, shop, and more.
Enter an immersive world created by Montreal-based artist Karine Giboulo, brought to life by over 500 miniature polymer clay figures that tell stories about our most urgent social issues, from the pandemic to the climate crisis. It will delight visitors of all ages!
Spring Clay Classes are open for registration and filling up fast! Secure one of the remaining spots and get creative with clay in our studios this season.
Experience the Gardiner's world-renowned collection, in person and online. From Chinese porcelain to contemporary Canadian ceramics, discover the people and histories behind the objects.
Everyone can love clay! Become a Gardiner Friend and enjoy the benefits, including unlimited admission, advanced clay class registration, invitations to exhibition previews and special events, discounts on lectures and classes, and more.
The Gardiner Museum is a spectacular venue for any gathering. With remarkable views of Queen’s Park and the Royal Ontario Museum, the Gardiner is perfect for weddings, showers, private dinners, corporate events, and more.
A stunning, minimalist space with floor-to-ceiling windows, the Terrace Room can accommodate 140 for dining or a lecture style event, and up to 250 for a standing cocktail reception.
Groups can also rent the lobby, with its white walls and limestone floors, or the Gardiner Plaza, nestled in our terraced garden. These spaces are perfect for ceremonies and pre-dinner cocktails.
Available for select dates from June to September, our Exhibition Hall can be rented in conjunction with the Terrace Room to accommodate 250 for dining and 300+ for a standing cocktail reception.
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111 Queen's Park
Canada, M5S 2C7