National Gallery houses one of the world's best collections of western European art. You can find larger collections at other galleries, but the roughly 2,300 paintings here comprehensively cover major art movements from the 13th to the 19th centuries. You'll encounter numerous important works, such as Hans Holbein's The Ambassadors, Van Gogh's Sunflowers, and Constable's The Haywain. Take a floor plan as soon as you enter the gallery, and consider picking up a free audio guide that explains the significance of the works you'll see. A handful of different themes are available, including the Collection Tour, which provides commentary on more than 1,000 works, and a 60-minute tour of the highlights. The British public owns the art in the permanent exhibit, so admission is free. Temporary exhibits, however, have fees. The gallery also offers three venues for food and drink. Plan to see National Gallery and other attractions that appeal to you using our London holiday maker app .
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National Gallery Reviews
무료 갤러리라서 방문해보았는데 여러가지종류의 멋지고 아름다움 작품들이 많고, 안에 카페와 기념품샵도 있어서 좋습니다. more »Visit the free gallery in the works of various kinds of wonderful beauty beheld, in cafes and souvenir shops.
博物館本身不需要門票, 但是館藏的作品一點都不隨便, 從13世紀到近代作品, 齊全的作品收藏, 完全展現各個時代的特色, 搭配上導覽機的解說, 可以更深入的了解昨品的時光背景, 稍微遺憾的是, 中文導覽的部分並不是全部畫作都有中文, 不過中文部分的解說就足以逛滿一個下午, 最後還有世界級的名畫梵谷的作品, 值得一去參觀的好地方!!! more »The museum itself does not need a ticket, but the works of the museum are not at all, from the 13 century to the modern works, all the collection of works, fully show the characteristics of each generation, with the interpretation of the guide, you can more in-depth understanding of the time and light background of yesterday's products, a little regret is that the Chinese guide part is not all the painting has Chinese, The interpretation of the Chinese part is enough to visit an afternoon, and finally the works of the world-class famous Van Gogh, which is worth a good place to visit!!!
I went with our 6 year old little boy today and we both had a lovely time, in particular all of the staff we came across were incredibly friendly and accommodating. On arrival the smiley lady doing the bag check told us about art workshops for children and duly directed us to the main info desk and within 15 minutes we eagerly began an activity centred around designing and decorating a white fabric glove a small a way to celebrate the signature symbol brandished so wonderfully by Michael Jackson, linking relevantly to the exhibition within the gallery. Our son loved the 90 minute session which began by researching the beautiful Tudor gallery on floor 2 and discussing the symbolism within many of the works. All in all a really fascinating visit and we will definitely head back there soon for more. The staff delivering the workshop were wonderful and developed such a rapport with the children and parents.
Really enjoyed my visit here today. Staff are lovely, and I enjoyed the paintings. This is a very busy gallery yet somehow the atmosphere was calm. Really pleasurable time. Disabled toilets available. Not enough gluten free food choices but overall a good experience. Look up on line for the exhibitions that may or may not interest you.
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