The National Gallery The National Gallery

The National Gallery

Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN, United Kingdom | 020 7747 2885 | Website

Venue Description

The National Gallery is the story of European art, masterpiece by masterpiece. Immerse yourself in one of the world’s greatest collections of paintings from Medieval altarpieces to vivid Impressionist landscapes. With nearly 700 years of art to explore from Leonardo Da Vinci to Van Gogh the Gallery is full of surprises and free to everyone. One visit is never enough. Open daily 10am–6pm Friday until 9pm Admission free


The National Gallery aims to make access to the paintings enjoyable and welcoming to the widest possible public. There are a range of facilities to help you see the collection, visit exhibitions and come to events.

Accessibility Guide

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Accessible Performances

BSL multimedia tour A multimedia tour featuring 23 highlight paintings from the collection and video clips with BSL commentary is available to purchase from the Audio Guide desks. This tour is available free of charge for visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing. Audio tour for blind and partially sighted visitors An audio tour featuring 23 highlight paintings from the collection, offering detailed and evocative descriptions of art works. This tour is available free of charge for visitors who are blind or partially sighted

Awards List

National Gallery has received a highly commended award in the national Rough Guide to Accessible Britain Awards as one of the top accessible attractions in the UK in the Best Free Venue category.


There are adapted toilets near all entrances


Information about the staff has not been added for this venue.

Assistance dog facilities

Assistance dog exercise facilities

Assistance dogs are welcome.

The venue says it has...

  • Audio Described
  • Sign Language
  • Disabled Access
  • Induction Loop
  • Large Print
  • Disabled Parking
  • Online Booking

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