2656 Highway 97 North
Kelowna, BC V1X 4J4
Phone: (250) 861-1110
Fax: (250) 861-1180
Arts & Museums
Know more about your favorite drink; right from its origin and history to viticulture, wine making and the prominent names in the market at The BC Wine Museum & VQA Wine Shop. You can also pick up few luscious varieties from their shop and attend one of the interesting wine tasting sessions and events held here. Admission is by donation.
The BC Orchard Industry Museum is quite famous in British Columbia. And why not, after all numerous art-related exhibitions and events are hosted here throughout the year. Do see the website to get to know more about this interesting museum.
Art Ark Gallery provides exhibition space for a number of artists in Kelowna. The gallery regularly hosts exhibitions and shows that feature the best in local talent; be it in sculpture, paint or handicrafts such as glass and wood work. For details on the gallery and upcoming events, do call ahead.
The Arts Common is an art space that represents the creative side of Kelowna and displays art works of various regional artists.
The Okanagan Heritage Museum showcases regional artifacts, ethnographic exhibits from Asia, Africa and South and Central America. Admission is by donation.
Central Okanagan Sports Hall of Fame Museum honors the sportsperson of the nation for their contribution to the country's fame as well as in promotion of sports. Admission is by donation.
The Okanagan Military Museum showcases military and navy history of the region, and honors the contribution of the servicemen towards safeguarding the region. Admission is by donation.
Kelowna Art Gallery boasts of being amongst the reputed art galleries of Canada and is continuously busy with several local, regional and international exhibitions throughout the year. The gallery aims to promote, support and disseminate art amongst all ages and strata of the society. It opened its shutters in 1976 and houses a collection of over 500 art works including paintings, photography, printmaking and sculpture. Events here include art classes for children, lectures and education programs. A great place for all art connoisseurs!