National Gallery - Top 10 Free Attractions in London

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posted April 27, 2020

Top 2: National Gallery

Admire a vast collection of Western European paintings from the 13th to the 19th century at the National Gallery. Presiding majestically over Trafalgar Square, this iconic London art gallery houses the works of great masters such as Van Gogh, da Vinci, Botticelli, Constable, Renoir, Titian and Stubbs.

The National Gallery exhibits more than 2,000 paintings from western Europe from the Middle Ages to the 20th century, including captivating works created by Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt, Gainsborough, Turner, Renoir and Van Gogh.

The main collection and some small temporary exhibitions are free, while access to larger temporary exhibitions is often chargeable.


FREE child ticket | FREE family ticket | FREE senior ticket | FREE adult ticket

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 / Jobseekers / 12-18s: £ 7.00

* This content has been provided by The National Gallery: London National Gallery

Opening time

Daily 10 am to 6 pm, and Friday 10 am to 9 pm

Closing starts five minutes before the time stated. Free admission to the collection and some special exhibitions. Charges apply for major loan exhibitions.

National Gallery

Address: Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London

Phone: +44 (0)20 7747 2885


Public transport:

Embankment, Charing Cross and Leicester Square

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posted April 27, 2020