The MAG has reopened! Online art activities and more are available on our blog.

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The Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery MAG

The MAG reopened to gallery visitors on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Drop-in visitors are welcome, or you are able to pre-book your visit below.

Click here for information regarding current exhibitions or view our Calendar of Events for What's On!

45 minutesWhen planning your visit to the MAG, allow your group up to 1 hour to fully experience our exhibits.

Exhibits & Events Calendar

Visiting the MAG

The Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery (MAG) is pleased to welcome back visitors to the MAG. As per Alberta Health guidelines, COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted as of July 2021. As the MAG caters to many at-risk groups, we continue to encourage the use of masks in our facility for those who are comfortable wearing them.

Visitors are asked to please follow this code of conduct:

  • Do not visit the MAG if you are feeling unwell;
  • Follow physical distancing protocols (2 meters/6 feet) between visitors (with the exception of immediate family members residing in the same household);
  • Stay together with your group as you move through the exhibits;
  • Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer throughout the facility;
  • Ask for assistance to make a shop purchase;
  • Limit personal belongings brought into the museum

Overview of wxhibition hall

Cleaning and Personal Safety

  • Washrooms have frequent sanitation and are restricted to 2 individuals at a time;
  • Public spaces, displays and seating are cleaned at regular intervals;
  • The water fountain, cubbies and coat rack are closed until further notice;
  • Please provide feedback to staff on how we can better serve you during this time.

The staff at the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery continue to monitor their own health on a daily basis. Should a member of the staff exhibit any symptoms or be in contact with anyone who is showing symptoms related to COVID-19, they immediately self-isolate for 14 days and alert health care professionals.


How to find the MAG

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We are located between the Golden Circle and Recreation Centre, downtown Red Deer. We have a variety of scheduled art and history related exhibits, as well as a large collection of artefacts.

From Queen Elizabeth II Highway (HWY 2)

From South of Red Deer

  1. Take 32nd Street exit East
  2. Turn left on Gaetz Ave (50 Ave)
  3. Turn right on 45 Street to 47A Ave.

From North of Red Deer

  1.  Take 67 Street exit East
  2. Turn right on Gaetz Ave (50 Ave),
  3. Turn left on 45 Street to 47A Ave
map to the MAG


Did you know that the MAG is a Cultural Access Pass Attraction?

The Cultural Access Pass provides New Canadians with the opportunity to visit numerous museums, galleries and cultural places for free for one year. You have the opportunity to register online for this program. Click here for more info on the program.

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