Family Programs

Group Tours for Kids
Choose from an array of interactive tours and workshops, perfect for daycares, sports teams, scouts, guides, home schoolers, or groups of friends! Tours available Friday from 5-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am-5pm. Visit to reserve your spot.



Family Sunday: Arctic Chill Out

Sunday, January 29 from 1:30pm to 4pm

Keep your snowsuit on when you visit the Far North at the WAG! Head up to the rooftop where you'll learn how to make an iglu, help build a giant snow fort, play with Siberian Husky dogs, and take part in a scavenger hunt presented by CBC Manitoba! Warm up inside with bannock and tea and head down to the galleries for music and stories with Christine Gordon-Tootoo and Duncan Mercredi. Enjoy making an animal puppet, and check out the Our Land: Contemporary Art from the Arctic exhibition.

$20 per family (up to 2 adults and 4 children under 18) • $10 for WAG members

Admission includes access to the galleries. For all current exhibitions click here.



Family Fusion

Sunday, February 12 to Thursday, March 30

Family Fusion is a monthly DIY arts and crafts event – stop by the WAG with your family and spend some creative time together!

Drop-in between 1pm and 3pm • $20 per family (2 adults and up to 4 children under 18) • $10 per family for WAG members

Sunday, February 12 • Love-in-a-Box - Let us help you create a secret boxed message for your valentine, a sure way to win their heart this year!

Tuesday, March 28 • Spaceships & Dinosaurs - Visit the past in our crazy time machine spaceships and draw dinosaurs in their ancient habitats!

Thursday, March 30 • Easy-Peasy Beading-Big - Beads, little beads, burlap, and ribbon are woven together to create beautiful mini wall hangings.

Watch for more dates!


Spring Break Art Camp

Monday, March 27 to Friday, March 31

Ages 6-12 • $50 for non-members/$45 for members, per day

Camp runs 9am-4pm • Early drop-off/late pick-up 8:30am-5pm

To register, click here 

Get creative with a new theme every day! Campers will have fun experimenting with new art forms, playing active games, and seeing art in the galleries.

Monday • Animation Nation: Come to the WAG and explore some animation basics. Top off the day by watching mini movies you make!

Tuesday • Birds, Bees, and Buds: The signs of spring are all around. Celebrate the season with nature-inspired art making!

Wednesday • Clay Day Yay: Do you like getting your hands dirty? Then this is the camp for you! Make a masterpiece with self-hardening clay and take it home the same day.

Thursday • Gallery Zoo: Did you know there are animals in the gallery? Come and see for yourself and capture your favourites by creating a piece of art.

Friday • Oodles of Doodles: Get down and get funky like a drawing monkey! Enjoy zany drawing activities all day long.

For programming questions please contact Allison at 204.789.1762 or

For registration inquiries please contact Cara at 204.789.1766 or

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Gallery Hours

  • Tuesday 11am-5pm
  • Wednesday 11am-5pm
  • Thursday 11am-5pm
  • Friday 11am-9pm
  • Saturday 11am-5pm
  • Sunday 11am-5pm
  • Closed Monday

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