Host Your Event at AGB

Located at the heart of Burlington on the waterfront, the AGB offers an inspiring environment for your special event or business meeting.

Impress your guests with free access to our galleries and view some of the 2,000 artworks from Canada’s largest collection of Canadian contemporary ceramics.


Our Shoreline/Rotary room with a view of Lake Ontario, will accommodate up to 250 guests. Our private Fireside Lounge, which doubles as one of our galleries, can host groups of 5-50. Whether you are hosting a shower, wedding or special party our staff and exclusive caterer will work with you to create the perfect event.

Our conservatory is open year round for a quiet place to relax or the perfect place to stop and smell the roses. This space is open to the public or can be rented for Wedding photos. The Courtyard is our outdoor gallery space in the summer months that can accommodate receptions, parties and wedding ceremonies for up to 100 guests. This space is open to the public or can be rented for wedding photos.  Private gallery tours are also available.



Bring insight and creativity to your next corporate meeting or group gathering by hosting it at the AGB. With a range of seminar and conference rooms to choose from, there is a venue for every type of event. Rooms at the AGB range in size and can accommodate small or large groups. Break-out options are available for team-building activities, complete with flexible room configurations. Private Gallery tours are also available.

The choices are endless. And with the expertise of our full-service team, any event is possible.

Your Event Includes:

  • Access to Galleries and Conservatory
  • Free WiFi
  • Round or Rectangular tables and chairs set to your specifications
  • Take down and room cleanup
  • Use of screens, podiums, microphones and access to our sound system
  • LCD projectors are available for rent

We offer discounted onsite parking for all events. The AGB is a fully accessible facility. All rentals are required to have proof of insurance naming the AGB and the City of Burlington as additional insured.


Catering is available at the Art Gallery of Burlington through our partnerships with local caterers. Please contact the hospitality manager for more information and a list of our selected caterers.

For a Personal Tour and Quote please contact our Hospitality Manager Anji Goobie at 905.632.7796 ext 305