Audio Guide Desks

Audio Guide desks are located at the Sainsbury Wing Level 2 and the Portico Entrance (no level access).

Audio Guide

A portable Audio Guide with commentaries on more than 1,000 paintings in the collection is available. There is also a choice of themed tours (in English only), and an audio tour of the 80 highlights of the collection in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Korean, Polish, Portuguese and Dutch. Audio tours for families are also available (in English only).


  • Adult: £5
  • Concessions (senior citizens, students, under-12s, teachers, Members): £4.50
  • Groups of over 10 people: £3.50 per person
  • Family ticket (2 adults + up to 2 children under 12): £10

London Pass holders are entitled to a free audio guide (offer not valid for temporary exhibition audio guides)


Transcripts for audio guides are available on request from the Audio Guide Desk for the temporary exhibitions on Level -2. Transcripts for the collection audio guides can be requested from the Portico Entrance Audio Guide Desk.

Group Bookings

For group audio guide bookings please email or phone 020 7747 2494.