The National Portrait Gallery
The National Portrait Gallery is an art gallery in London housing a collection of portraits of historically important and famous British people. It was the first portrait gallery in the world when it opened in 1856.
The National Portrait GAllery host a variety of free events including:
- Enjoy art, music, talks, drawing and history or relax with a drink at Late Shift every Thursday and Friday until 9pm
- Feed the mind with our Thursday lunchtime lectures.
- Get creative in the studio with our monthly painting and photography workshops.
- Bring your group to the Gallery and enjoy talks and exhibition lectures with artists and historians.
- The Gallery works regularly with University groups through partnership projects, talks and group visits.
Lecture times: various
Lecture topics: Art, History
Location: St Martin's Place, London WC2H 0HE
Phone: 020 7306 0055
Saturday - Wednesday 10am - 6pm
Thursday to Friday 10am - 9pm