Sight, the workhorse of the five senses, puts in too many hours keeping man from falling into manholes. Give the most overworked sense a vacation with today's Groupon: up to 51% off membership at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Choose between two options.
- For $37 get an Individual Membership (a $75 value)
- For $100 get a Young Associates Membership (a $200 value)
The Vancouver Art Gallery boasts a permanent collection of more than 10,000 works and features the creations of well-known international and Canadian artists such as Emily Carr and Jeff Wall, alongside a rotating selection of travelling exhibitions.
The Vancouver Art Gallery was mentioned in the New York Times' "36 Hours in Vancouver" article and is very highly recommended by Frommer's. TripAdvisors give it a 3.5-owl eye average, and Yelpers give it an average of 3.5 stars.
- …the Gallery is an excellent stop to see what sets Canadian and West Coast art apart from the rest of the world. – Frommer's
- Vancouver isn't known for its art scene, but it does have one terrific gallery that's more like a museum. Located in the heart of the overcrowded and touristy Robson Street shopping district, the Vancouver Art Gallery…has a large collection of British Columbian artists – Marc Weingarten, New York Times