National Portrait Gallery

National Portrait Gallery

St. Martin's Place

T : 020 7312 2463

Opening Times

Daily: 10:00-18:00.
Open late Thursday & Friday: until 21:00

One of the nation’s most prominent galleries, more than 150 years old, with works depicting famous British people in paintings, drawings and photographs. Sat-Thur 10am-6pm, Fri 10am-9pm. Admission free; charges for special exhibitions.

To 19 MayElizabethan Treasures: Miniatures by Hilliard and Oliver. Inspect the work of these two English artists, who became masters of the late 16th century's miniature portrait trend.

To 27 May: Only Human: Martin Parr. This popular British photographer is known for his incisive, entertaining depictions of British culture and society.


  • Charing Cross
  • Leicester Square
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Embankment
  • Covent Garden
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