Whitechapel Art Gallery Free



Whitechapel Art Gallery

80-82 Whitechapel High Street
E1 7QX
Public transport:
Exit Aldgate East tube station and the gallery is next door.


For more than a century the Whitechapel Gallery has premiered world-class artists from modern masters such as Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko and Frida Kahlo to contemporaries such as Sophie Calle, Lucian Freud, Gilbert & George and Mark Wallinger.

With beautiful galleries, exhibitions, artist commissions, collection displays, historic archives, education resources, inspiring art courses, dining room and bookshop, the gallery is open all year round, so there is always something free to see.

The gallery is a touchstone for contemporary art internationally, plays a central role in London’s cultural landscape, and is pivotal to the continued growth of the world’s most vibrant contemporary art quarter.

Prices and opening times

Adult Ticket Free

General admission to exhibitions is free of charge. For selected exhibitions there might be a fee.

Please check website for up to date information on latest exhibitions.

Opening Times

Tuesday - Sunday, 11:00 - 18:00. Thursday until 21:00.

Closed on Mondays.

Please check website for latest openings and closures.

Facilities & Accessibility


For comprehensive accessibility information, please visit the AccessAble website

Payment Facilities
Free entry