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The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square
At the National Gallery in London you can discover works by Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt, Gainsborough, Turner, Renoir, Cezanne and Van Gogh and admission to see them is free. Read More
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The National Gallery displays more than 2,000 Western European paintings from the Middle Ages to the 20th century.

You can explore inspiring art by Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt, Gainsborough, Turner, Renoir and Van Gogh. The pictures in the collection belong to the public and admission to see them is free. There are free guided tours, audio guides available in multiple languages and free family activities for children of all ages.

You can also discover how Eugène Delacroix influenced generations of artists, from Matisse to Kandinsky in our special exhibition, 'Delacroix and the Rise of Modern Art'.

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Prices and Opening Times

Adult Ticket: Free
Child Ticket: Free
Family Ticket: Free
Senior Ticket: Free

Entrance to the National Gallery is free.

The following charges apply for special exhibitions:

Gift Aid* adult: £16

Gift Aid* senior (60+): £14

Full price: £14.00

Senior (60+)/concession*: £12.00

National Art Pass (Art Fund) holders: £7.00

Students/Job seekers/12-18s: £7.00

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Opening Times:

Daily 10:00 - 18:00. Friday 10:00 - 21:00

Closing commences 5 minutes before time stated. Free admission to the collection and some special exhibitions. Charge for major loan exhibitions.

Venue Details & Map

National Gallery

Trafalgar Square
+44 (0)20 7747 2885
Public transport:
Embankment, Charing Cross and Leicester Square

Facilities & Accessibility


For comprehensive independently assessed accessible information for National Gallery, please see the DisabledGo website

Accessible Parking Facilities
Designated disabled parking available within fifty metres of main entrance
Drop-off point for guests available outside main entrance
Event Facilities
In house AV available
Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
Event facilities
Venue allows outside catering
Raked or tiered seating offered
Payment Facilities
Free entry

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