BSL events

Throughout the year, free talks are given in British Sign Language by deaf lecturers or in spoken English with BSL interpretation.

Talks highlight paintings in the National Gallery's collection and special exhibitions, inviting you to respond through discussion. All talks are open to everyone.

Further information for visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing

Contact us: education@ng-london.org.uk text: 020 7747 2864 fax: 020 7747 2431

BSL interpreted events are generously supported by The BAND Trust and the Lord Leonard and Lady Estelle Wolfson Foundation

May 2016

Detail from George Bellows, Men of the Docks, 1912
BSL talk
BSL-interpreted Friday late

Friday 27 May, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Foyer

June 2016

Joseph Mallord William Turner: 'The Evening Star'
BSL talk
BSL-interpreted Friday late

Friday 24 June, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Information Desk

July 2016

Rachel Ruysch: 'Flowers in a Vase'
BSL talk
BSL-interpreted Friday late

Friday 29 July, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Information Desk

STAGETEXT events

Occasional talks are accompanied by live speech-to-text transcription supported by STAGETEXT [external link] to provide further access for deaf, deafened and hard of hearing visitors