Not only is Gardiner Museum offering FREE admission for all ages as they reopen to the public on July 21, 2021 until Labour Day, but they are also providing activities for families with their Gardiner Goes Outside program.

Free hands-on workshops for adults and children will run on their outdoor plaza on Wednesdays to Sundays, weather permitting. Physical distancing, a COVID screening questionnaire, and other health and safety measures will be in effect.

Gardiner Goes Outside 2021 Schedule:

Clay Bird Making – Free clay bird making activity, part of artist David Constantino Salazar’s public art project Forever (Bird-Botanicals).

Thursday, July 22, 1pm – 3:30pm
Friday, July 23, 1pm – 3:30pm,
Wednesday, July 28, 1pm – 3:30pm
Thursday, July 29, 1pm – 3:30pm
Friday, July 30, 1pm – 3:30pm

Play Date – Free family-friendly colouring activity inspired by Pillars of Change, their collaboration with No.9 Contemporary Art + Environment. Kids can put their own spin on original drawings by local artists that speak to important social and environmental issues.

Wednesday, July 28, 10am – 12pm
Thursday, July 29, 10am – 12pm
Friday, July 30,  10am – 12pm

Family Day – Free Family Day art activities, with new projects and themes each week.

Sunday, July 25, 11am – 3pm

Free Admission to Gardiner Museum:

When: Wednesday – Sundays and Holiday Mondays
Time: Wednesday 10 am – 9 pm; Thursday & Friday 10 am – 6 pm; Saturday, Sunday, & Holidays 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Gardiner Museum – 111 Queen’s Park, Toronto