Please Note
Nickle Galleries will be CLOSED for installation
May 6 through 10.
We will reopen on Monday May 13.

Home to a rich and varied collection of textiles, one of the most important numismatic collections in Canada and contemporary art focusing on Western Canada.

Closer Look: Investigating the Every Day

Closer Look: Investigating the Every Day

May 17, 2019 - July 20, 2019

Curated by Christine Sowiak from the collection of Nickle Galleries   During the summer of 2019, Nickle Galleries will hold three concurrent exhi…

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Money and Calgary: The City’s History of Numismatics

Money and Calgary: The City’s History of Numismatics

May 10, 2019 - July 20, 2019

Curated by Marina Fischer from the Collections of Nickle Galleries and the Calgary Numismatic Society.   “There is nothing more fascinating than…

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Revolutionaries and Ghosts: Memory, Witness and Justice in a Global Canadian Context

Revolutionaries and Ghosts: Memory, Witness and Justice in a Global Canadian Context

January 31, 2019 - May 3, 2019

Works from the Collections of Nickle Galleries and the MacKenzie Art Gallery, curated by Timothy Long and Christine Sowiak Co-produced by Nickle Galle…

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Come Visit Us

The Nickle Galleries are located in the first two levels of the Taylor Family Digital Library on the University of Calgary campus. The Nickle is a short walk west of the University LRT Station, and Calgary Transit Buses 9, 72, 137, and 143 stop in the main campus bus loop near The Nickle. Paid parking is available on the UofC campus, the closest covered parking is located in the Arts Parkade (further information available at Parking Services).

 

Fall/Winter Hours (September through April):

Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursdays until 8:00 pm

Saturdays 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Closed Sundays and Holidays and during exhibition installation.  Please check exhibition dates.

 

Spring/Summer (May through August):

Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Closed Weekends and Holidays and during exhibition installation.  Please check exhibition dates.

Admission is free and all are welcome