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About the Dulwich Picture Gallery

The oldest public art gallery in the UK, this substantial collection is set within an impressive building.

There is a permanent gallery, along with regularly rotating exhibitions (for an extra charge).

Set among some lovely parks.

IMPORTANT - Although venues are reopening, their hours may differ from normal, and most now need prebooking before you visit.


Address

Dulwich Picture Gallery,
Gallery Road,
London,
SE21 7AD

Link to Dulwich Picture Gallery's website

 

Exhibitions open at the moment

Helen Frankenthaler: Radical Beauty
The first major UK exhibition of woodcuts by leading Abstract Expressionist, Helen Frankenthaler.
Helen Frankenthaler: Radical Beauty
10am to 5pm
Dulwich
Ends on Sun 17th April 2022
2021-10-17
2022-04-17
 

Dulwich Picture Gallery Map

 

Fequently asked questions

What's the nearest railway station to Dulwich Picture Gallery

The nearest station is West Dulwich which is 0.4 miles away.


Dulwich Picture Gallery - Latest News

Ten London venues get £22 million in funding
Ten London venues get £22 million in funding

Ten venues across London have received £22.3 million in government funding, as part of a wider £75 million funding package for the cultural sector.

Exhibition – Ribera: Art of Violence
Exhibition – Ribera: Art of Violence

Visitors to genteel Dulwich are in for a shock at the moment, as they are confronted with torture, blood, pain, and human skin — in the local gallery’s latest exhibition.

The naked lady who drew the Moomins
The naked lady who drew the Moomins

An exhibition about the Moomins opens with a painting of a naked lady, and she’s the real topic of the exhibition, not the cute Finnish cartoons.

Where’s the largest mirror’d pavilion in the Dulwich Village?
Where’s the largest mirror’d pavilion in the Dulwich Village?

A cluster of mirrors and chain mail has arrived in the garden outside the Dulwich Picture Gallery, in the venue’s first ever events pavilion.

Museum Meals – Dulwich Picture Gallery
Museum Meals – Dulwich Picture Gallery

The famous picture gallery in picturesque Dulwich village has long been drawing Londoners from afar to this almost rural outpost within Zone 2 of the travel card.

Paintings and drawings of the Thames in the 1860s
Paintings and drawings of the Thames in the 1860s

Just over 110 years ago, an American artist living in London died. London has never really forgiven this insult to its character so it has taken 110 years for a major exhibition of his work to go on display.

 

Recent exhibitions

This is the first photography display that combines work by the British modern artist, Vanessa Bell and the American musician, writer and artist, Patti Smith.
2017-02-08
2017-06-04
A new display celebrating 200 years since the Gallery first opened its doors in 1817.
2017-03-14
2017-06-04
The first major UK exhibition of watercolours by the artist, John Singer Sargent since 1918.
2017-06-21
2017-10-08
An exhibition showing off the wide range of works by an artist more famous for inventing the Moomins.
2017-10-25
2018-01-28
This exhibition brings together more than ninety works in oil and watercolour, never-before-exhibited photographs and drawings by the artist.
2018-01-14
2018-05-06
£16.50  
A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).
2018-05-23
2018-09-09

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