The National Gallery
The National Gallery London located in Trafalgar square is a public gallery and entrance is free, year round. Displaying over 2300 masterpiece paintings from some of the world’s greatest artists from the early 13th century into the 19th including: Rembrandt, Vincent van Gogh, Michelangelo, Raphael, and Leonardo da Vinci, just to name a few. Between the art, grounds, cafe’s, gift shop, lectures, films and more, there is truly something for everyone at
Education has been vital to The National Gallery since 1824 and to this day, they still offer free educational programs to students and the public. They have programs for all ages, hearing and sight impaired, as well as researchers and teachers.
To get the most out of your visit to The National Gallery, sign up for an audio tour or opt for the printed trails. This will open up the world of the art and artists as you enjoy each painting and learn more about its history. These tours are perfect for those who are short on time and are often designed to be completed within an hour.
All the exhibits are handicapped accessible so everyone can enjoy the beauty of the world’s most breathtaking artwork. Families are encouraged to visit together and there are often events aimed at family groups. When inspiration hits, please feel free to take a seat and sketch your own work of art.
Daily 10:00 – 18:00. Friday 10:00 – 21:00
Tel: +44 (0)20 7747 2885
For more information on the gallery, upcoming events and exhibitions:
Nearest Tube Station: Charing Cross