National Gallery

Trafalgar Square, London, London, WC2N 5DN
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The National Gallery tells the story of European art, masterpiece by masterpiece. From its home in London’s Trafalgar Square, the Gallery collects and cares for some of the world’s greatest paintings – and shares them with everyone to see.

Founded in 1824, the collection has more than 2,600 paintings from Renaissance Italy and by the French Impressionists.

The National Gallery welcomes groups to explore over 700 years of wall-to-wall masterpieces. Discover the history and stories from our collection which is open all year round.

Join us for a one-hour, intimate expert-led tour of our world-renowned collection. Our gallery-approved Blue Badge guides will show you top highlights from our wonderful collection. 


3rd parties only or for group bookings of 10+, all customers would need to email TravelTrade@nationalgallery.org.uk


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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult - Adult ticket£19.00 per ticket
Child - Child ticket£14.00 per ticket
Student - Ticket£16.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

There is a parking space on Orange Street for Blue Badge holders only. Please book in advance by calling 020 7747 2885.

There are designated parking bays on St Martin's Street. Please phone Westminster Parking Information Service on 020 7823 4567 for more information.

Public car parks are available nearby in Leicester Square and Trafalgar Square.

Public Transport Directions

Charing Cross Station  Leicester Square Tube



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors


  • Café
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant/catering

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided tours

Opening Times

National Gallery - Main Admission (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00
National Gallery Tours (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Tuesday - Saturday10:30 - 14:00


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