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Rent the Gallery

Treat your guests to an experience steeped in art & culture!

Why choose the mansion?

Let the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria set the stage for your next special event. The Spencer Mansion of the AGGV can accommodate a range of special events including meetings, seminars, cocktail parties, receptions, and formal dinners. The AGGV hosts over 40 external functions annually and is a professional and one-of-a-kind facility to hold significant events! Plus, your fees go directly towards exhibitions and programming at the Gallery and in your community.

Special Occasions

With the option to rent the entire main floor of the mansion as well as the exhibition spaces, the Gallery is the perfect backdrop for your memories. With enough room to comfortably accommodate up to 80 people for a sit-down event and 150 for a cocktail reception, our unique space will make your event one to remember!

About the space

The beautiful Spencer Mansion (built in 1889) and modern galleries provide the perfect cultural setting for a picturesque event. The Spencer Mansion offers a period-restored dining room, reception room and ornately wood-paneled foyer.

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Photography at the Gallery

For your next photography session, picture yourself here!  For a flat rate of $50.00 let our historic grounds & Asian garden set a unique backdrop.