National Portrait Gallery

The London Pass London Pass Benefits: Access to fee paying exhibitions or a free Guidebook worth £5 Exhibition prices range from £5.00 to £17.00 Normally £0.00 - Included with London Pass

Home to over 10,000 portraits, the National Portrait Gallery is one of London's most famous art galleries. Enjoy access to exhibitions or a visitor's guidebook with the London Pass.

Founded in 1856, The National Portrait Gallery is home to the largest collection of portraiture in the world, featuring famous British men and women who have created history from the Middle Ages until the present day painted by some of the greatest painters in the history of art.

There are over 10,000 portraits in this London gallery’s primary collection, many of which are on display across several floors from Henry VII and Florence Nightingale to The Beatles and the current monarch, Queen Elizabeth II.

Entry to the Portrait Gallery in London is free to the general public but The London Pass grants you access to the current exhibition at no extra cost. When an exhibition is not showing, London Pass holders will receive a fully illustrated Visitor’s Guide worth £5.00

Located right in the heart of London next to Trafalgar Sq, the Portrait Gallery is situated close to several other key London attractions including The Mall and St James’ Park. There are also several London restaurants nearby offering discounts and special offers to London Pass holders including Maxwell’s Restaurant in Covent Garden and Porters English Restaurant.

If you are an art lover you should also consider visiting the National Gallery London on Trafalgar Square and experience one of the world’s greatest collections of art.

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Getting to National Portrait Gallery

Getting to National Portrait Gallery

  • National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place London WC2H 0HE

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Opening Times

Monday 10.00 - 18.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 18.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 18.00
Thursday 10.00 - 21.00
Friday 10.00 - 21.00
Saturday 10.00 - 18.00
Sunday 10.00 - 18.00
Last Admission: 1 hour before closing

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