A Meeting of the School Trustees

Robert Harris
A Meeting of the School Trustees (Detail), 1885
oil on canvas
102.2 x 126.5 cm
Purchased 1886
National Gallery of Canada (no. 6)

Tours and Talks

Participating in one of our unique tours is a wonderful way to enrich your experience of the Gallery. Whether you're alone or in a group, we offer a variety of tours and talks that will give you a fascinating new perspective on the works of art found throughout our collections.


Group Tours for Adults
Discover the National Gallery of Canada's collection and exhibitions, and share your insights, on a one-hour guided tour for adults. Learn more

Stimulating the Senses
Experience art in new and exciting ways by touching sculptures in a tactile tour, hearing a description of a painting, or listening to contemporary audio-based artworks. Learn more

Enhance your experience with our easy-to-use audioguides and discover the story behind some of the National Gallery of Canada’s greatest works of art. Learn more


National Gallery of Canada Lecture Series
Learn more about current exhibitions, conservation projects, the Gallery's collection, and many other topics. Each presentation is designed to intrigue and delight. Learn more

Docent's Choice
These 10-minute daily talks on one artwork from our collection are given in English by Gallery volunteers. Learn more