Making Colour - Booking tickets
Date and time
18 June – 7 September 2014
|Daily||10am – 6pm (last admission 5.15pm)|
|Fridays||10am – 9pm (last admission 8.15pm)|
Maximum 6 tickets per purchase.
Open daily 10am-6pm (last admission 5.15pm)
Late night Fridays until 9pm (last admission 8.15pm)
Advance booking recommended
Tickets: Timed-ticket entry
|National Art Pass (Art Fund) holders||£4.00|
Please note: These ticket prices include a voluntary donation to the National Gallery. Thanks to your support we are able to look after the paintings in our care and maintain free admission to our permanent collection.
By agreeing for the National Gallery to Gift Aid your admission ticket, we can claim a further 25p on every £1 spent, at no extra cost to you. You must be a UK taxpayer and pay an amount of income/capital gains tax at least equal to the tax we reclaim on your payment. Please ask our staff at the Ticket Desk or make your Gift Aid declaration when purchasing tickets online.
Prices excluding voluntary donation are: Adult £7.00; Senior (60+) £6.00; Job Seeker/Student/National Art Pass: £3.50
Please note: Once purchased, tickets cannot be exchanged, refunded or replaced. Tickets offered for resale will be cancelled without refund and admission will be refused to the bearer.
Please ensure you have your tickets with you when you visit the Gallery. Proof of purchase will not be accepted for admittance and lost or forgotten tickets cannot be replaced.
If you choose to print your tickets at home, please ensure that you have A4 paper and black ink available and that you can open and print PDF files. A clear printout of your ticket is needed for entry to the exhibition.
Free with a paying adult. Ticket required. Call 0800 912 6958 or book online.
For groups of 10 people or more call 020 7907 7059 (no booking fees, lines open Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm).
For Disabled Concession tickets (£6.00) and accompanying free carer tickets please call 0800 912 6958 (no booking fees) or ask at the Ticket Desk.
School, college and university groups
Educational institutions wishing to purchase exhibition tickets should email email@example.com for a booking form at least once month in advance of the intended visit date.
Ticket holders should enter the exhibition at the Sainsbury Wing during the half-hour time slot on their ticket.
You can stay as long as you like until closing procedures start, but there is no re-admission to the exhibition. The last ticket entry slot commences 1½ hours before closing time (e.g. 4.30–5pm entry for 6pm closing time).
Staff will start closing procedures five minutes before the advertised closing time.
Other ways to book
Book online (no booking fee)
Choose your tickets online up until midnight the day before your visit. Receive your ticket immediately (via secure email link) and print it yourself at home
In person (no booking fee)
Tickets can be purchased from the Advance Ticket Desk in the Sainsbury Wing until 5.15pm (8.15pm on Fridays)
Book tickets by phone until 3pm the day before you visit
0800 912 6958 (booking fee £1.90 maximum per ticket, lines open Monday to Saturday 9am to 10pm, Sundays 10am to 8pm)
International callers +44 020 7126 5573 (booking fee £1.70 per ticket)
For Disabled Concession tickets (£6.00) and accompanying free carer tickets, please call 0800 912 6958 (no booking fees)
Tickets ordered by phone will be available for collection at the Ticket Desk on the day of your visit
From the National Gallery (no booking fee). Please allow two weeks for processing and postage of your booking