National Portrait Gallery, London

National Portrait Gallery

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery is an art gallery primarily located in London but with various satellite outstations located elsewhere in the UK. It houses portraits of historically important and famous British people, selected on the basis of the significance of the sitter.

Around 1,400 portraits are on display at the Gallery in London throughout the year, a number of  whom are part of Humanist heritage.

Others are included in the full collection:

Visiting

The gallery is open daily 10am – 6pm (9pm Thursday and Friday).There is no charge for admission.

Visitors can buy prints of over 25,000 images online and in person via the Portrait Printer service.

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