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National Gallery

National Gallery

Art Gallery and Art Museum · Piccadilly
Trafalgar Sq, London, Greater London, WC2N 5DN, United Kingdom
Closed until 10:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu, Sat–Sun
    • 10:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 10:00 AM–9:00 PM
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Located in Trafalgar Square, the National Gallery houses one of the greatest collections of Western European painting in the world, from van Eyck to Van Gogh.


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    Nicholas P.
    "Turner exhibition a must!"(15 Tips)
    Daniil A.
    "The National Gallery is an art museum on Trafalgar Square, London."(10 Tips)
    Michelle X.
    "don't miss Monet (the water lily pond) and Renoir (the skiff)"(7 Tips)
    William H.
    "Check out the Da Vinci Exhibition! amazing!!"(6 Tips)
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  • Kasia K.

    You must see van Gogh and Rubens.

    Kasia Koczułap · 2 weeks ago
  • Dave M.

    Home to Picasso's sun flowers, epic paintings by Turner, with tours available of the whole public collection of the museum throughout the week. Book early to avoid disappointment. Free entry.

    Dave Marshall · October 29
  • Justin

    Beautiful building housing a wonderful collection

    Justin · October 17
  • Y K.

    One of the most fabulous spots in London. You can see hundreds of great pre-modern paintings for free. Da Vinci and so many Impressionists' works including Monet, Manet, Degas, Gauguin and Gogh.

    Y Kim · October 16
  • Lívia d.

    A must to see in London!

    Lívia de Liz · October 15
  • Emre C.

    Monet, leonardo, rafeal etc.. Great gallery. Thanks for your contribution to human beings

    Emre Cevik · October 13
  • Mariela M.

    If you are new to art the free guided tours are perfect for you, they'll tell you all the basics to it.

    Mariela Macias · September 28
  • Rebecca

    Walk through the galleries to get a feel of how art direct changes over the centuries.

    Rebecca · September 26
  • Reem A.

    Awesome loved it !!! Go early better

    Reem Al Madani · September 24
  • Felipe I.

    Too big for a so forgettable collection. But it's free, and I got that coin for me

    Felipe Iglesias · September 22
  • Asraf Hanafi S.

    One of the greatest museum in London. A must-visit place for tourists

    Asraf Hanafi Spears · September 21
  • Katerina K.

    One of londons best galleries. It's still free!!! Let's hope t stays that way

    Katerina Kerr · September 21
  • Duygu Y.

    Great place to spend time. They have amazing paintings and portraits. Its location is great too.

    Duygu Yildiz · September 20
  • Sarah P.

    Amazing collection!

    Sarah Pelizzon · September 15
  • Norie W.

    Great Italien Renaissance section. Wonderful impressionist pieces.

    Norie Wright · September 12
  • Philippe W.

    Fabulous Museum

    Philippe Weisen · September 8
  • Jenny L.

    Pay a visit here, it's free!

    Jenny Law · September 4
  • Michelle C.


    Michelle C · August 9
  • Yulia M.

    It's totally not the most interesting museum in London..

    Yulia Marsel · August 8
  • Marie R.

    Very big, you need a lot of time but you will see some pieces of famous painter!

    Marie Rynkowski · August 4
  • Bea M.

    I always love this place!

    Bea Matti · July 30
  • викт👁рия

    See more masterpieces here!

  • Cesar

    Great collection!

    Cesar · July 14
  • Emma B.

    The two turners. Up request by turner hung next to another master he was emulating

    Emma Banfield · July 13
  • James W.

    Forward thinking museum that ALLOWS PHOTOS inside AND FREE WI-FI too!

    James Whatley · July 5
  • Ashley G.

    Importantly, there's a tremendous gift shop.

    Ashley Giles · June 30
  • Alice A.

    My favourite place in London. Appreciate the museum to make art free for all.

    Alice Alyss · June 17
  • HashtagNYU

    It's essentially the MET for London. So, yeah, you kinda have to go here at least once during the semester. Read more

    HashtagNYU · June 16
  • Emanuelle H.

    Free entrance, but you can rent an audio guide for £4 and learn more about the paintings. Worth it.

  • Lauren K.

    Audio guide makes a visit to the museum very informative and worth it.

    Lauren Kwan · June 14
  • G P.

    The free tour was really interesting!

    G P · June 13
  • Lisette N.

    The Portrait restaurant has amazing food and service and killer views. With a set menu for 2 or 3 course. I'm coming back! My new fav place. Make a reservation!

    Lisette N · June 12
  • Baki Ogulcan G.

    A must do, if you ever visit London.

  • Senanur S.

    ''Vincent van Gogh and Sunflowers'' is really here😳😍🌻🌻

    Senanur Sat · June 4
  • Bora D.

    Many religious arts

    Bora Demiralan · June 3
  • Ferhat D.

    My big brother melih's mummy gives an exhibition in there. She is a master painter. If you wanna see so many historical and very familiar paintings even from Van Gogh or etc you might be visited.

    Ferhat Donmez · June 1
  • Gordon T.

    worth the effort, it's overwhelming if you try to do it in a single day - leave the kids at home, or you'll be stressed out by junior trying to entertain himself by running and hollering in the halls

    Gordon THOMPSON · May 24
  • Abdulla I.

    Hello have fun here

    Abdulla I. M · May 22
  • Jorge H.

    Excellent collection of paintings

  • Daniele P.

    Beautiful paintings with free access, a must see in London

    Daniele P · May 12
  • Chelsea B.

    Amazing galleries, oddly beautiful bathrooms.

  • Magdalena M.

    If you can, it's best to visit in the morning at a working day

  • Bruno D.

    Great location...the history is HERE!!!!

    Bruno Durizzi · April 24
  • Bruno D.

    Today and from more day the most of the rooms are close!!

    Bruno Durizzi · April 23
  • Victoria M.

    Great place

    Victoria Mantovani · April 17
  • Amir Afiq A.

    It's like traveling back into time. impressive!

    Amir Afiq Azmi · April 9
  • Alexander K.

    Mostly the best art pieces you can find and see within an hour

    Alexander Kustov · April 7
  • Yarn L.

    For free you can get to look at masterpieces. That's the best deal there is!

    Yarn Lam · April 5
  • Sandrine F.

    Beautiful!! Great day!!

    Sandrine Fleuri · April 1
  • Bhan L.

    Catch Van Gogh's paintings here. London pass holders get free audio tours. Lots of benches to rest and admire the paintings while listening to the audio tour. Amazing.

    Bhan Lam · March 28

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