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National Gallery

Founded in 1824 when George IV persuaded a reluctant government to buy 38 major paintings, including works by Raphael and Rembrant, the National Gallery now houses one of the greatest collections of European painting in the world. Around 2,000 works are arranged chronologically in the gallery's four main wings: Sainsbury Wing: Paintings from 1260 to 1510, West Wing: Paintings from 1510 to 1600, North Wing: Paintings from 1600 to 1700 and East Wing: Paintings from 1700 to 1900.

Address: Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN

Phone: +44 (0)20 7747 2885

Location Map: Click Here

Nearest Tube: Charing Cross / Leicester Square / Embankment / Piccadilly Circus

Entrance Fees:
Adult: Free (some exhibition charges)
Child: Free (some exhibition charges)
Concessions: Free (some exhibition charges)

Other Resources:
www.nationalgallery.org.uk




More art galleries in London:

|Courtauld Gallery | Guildhall Art Gallery | Hayward Gallery | National Gallery | National Portrait Gallery | Royal Academy of Arts | Tate Britain | Tate Modern | Whitechapel Art Gallery


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