The National Gallery in Trafalgar Square is straining to cope with double the number of visitors it was designed for, and it looking for a 200th-anniversary upgrade.
About the National GalleryFounded in 1824, this is the national collection and houses over 2,300 paintings dating from the mid-13th century to 1900.
It is among the most visited art museums in the world.
Apart from the main collections, there are regular exhibitions, talks and daily tours of the galleries.
IMPORTANT - Although venues are reopening, their hours may differ from normal, and most now need prebooking before you visit.
Link to National Gallery's website
Exhibitions opening soon
This is a rare opportunity to see one of Poland’s most loved works of art.
Open from Fri 21st May to Sun 22nd August
Free Kehinde Wiley
Kehinde Wiley is an American artist best known for his portraits that render people of colour in the traditional settings of Old Master paintings.
Open from Fri 10th December to Mon 18th April 2022
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What's the nearest railway station to National Gallery
The nearest station is London Charing Cross which is 0.2 miles away.
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