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Gallery entry ticket

Your free ticket to visit the collection and our free exhibitions.



Book your Gallery entry ticket

Save time on arrival by booking in advance. Walk-up tickets are also available - you might need to wait when we are busy.

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As well as a priority entry queue, becoming a Member is the best way to support your National Gallery and enjoy great benefits online and in the Gallery.

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The choice is yours

Follow one of our three art routes to be guided through the Gallery or choose your own path.

View the art route map [PDF, 1.4 MB, opens in a new tab]

ARoute A

See some of the earliest works in the collection and paintings by artists including Botticelli, van Eyck, Leonardo, Memling, Michelangelo, Raphael, Piero and Uccello.

See all the paintings on Route A.

BRoute B

Witness dramatic candlelit moments and contemplate serene interior scenes and see paintings by artists including Caravaggio, Rubens, Velazquez, Vermeer, Rembrandt, Monet, Seurat, Turner and Van Gogh.

See all the paintings on Route B.

CRoute C

Contemplate the lives of Classical gods and Tudor diplomats, and see paintings by artists including Holbein, Bronzino, Lotto and Titian

See all the paintings on Route C.