House of Illustration - Opening hours, Address, Tickets, What's On

About the House of Illustration

A public art gallery in London devoted to illustration, which was opened in 2014 and founded by Sir Quentin Blake.

Exhibitions display the art of illustration in many forms, including advertisements, animation, comic books and manga, children's literature and picture books, political cartoons, scientific illustrations and fashion design.

Address

House of Illustration,
2 Granary Square,
King's Cross London,
N1C 4BH

Admission Charges

Adults 
£8.80
Children 
£4.40
Families 
£19.80
Concessions 
£5.50

Link to House of Illustration's website

House of Illustration Opening Hours

This Week

Sun
26th Jan
11:00am - 5:30pm
 
Mon
27th Jan
Closed
 
Tues
28th Jan
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Wed
29th Jan
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Thur
30th Jan
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Fri
24th Jan
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Sat
25th Jan
10:00am - 5:30pm
 

Next Week

Sun
2nd Feb
11:00am - 5:30pm
 
Mon
3rd Feb
Closed
 
Tues
4th Feb
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Wed
5th Feb
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Thur
6th Feb
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Fri
7th Feb
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Sat
8th Feb
10:00am - 5:30pm
 

 

Exhibitions Open Now

£8.80  
The infographics created by sociologist and activist W.E.B. Du Bois in 1900 were a remarkable development in data visualisation and a direct challenge to institutional racism.
(Open 8th Nov 2019 to 1st Mar 2020)
2019-11-08
2020-03-01
House of Illustration
King's Cross LondonN1C 4BH

 

Exhibitions Opening Soon

£8.80  
Lifting the lid on the untold story of illustration in the criminal justice system over the last 200 years.
(Open 22nd May 2020 to 20th Sep 2020)
£8.80  
The first ever retrospective of the Polish-Jewish émigré who brought European modernist aesthetics to British graphic design.
(Open 31st Jan 2020 to 10th May 2020)
£8  
This new commission will feature portraits and intimate domestic scenes reflecting on family life on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean.
(Open 23rd Oct 2020 to 14th Feb 2021)
£8.80  
The first ever retrospective of one of the most important author-illustrators of all time.
(Open 2nd Oct 2020 to 24th Jan 2021)
£8.80  
The UK’s first public exhibition dedicated solely to gay cultural icon Tom of Finland (born Touko Laaksonen) on the centenary of his birth.
(Open 6th Mar 2020 to 21st Jun 2020)

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