Katie's National Gallery Adventure

Step into paintings from the collection to help Katie draw and explore in the National Gallery.


The trail can be downloaded as a PDF document below. Please print it out and bring it with you before visiting the Gallery.

PDF fileKatie's National Gallery Adventure [PDF 3.2MB – opens in a new window]

Please note that some details have changed since this trail was printed:

About the trail

Go on an adventure with Katie through the National Gallery. This trail, created by writer James Mayhew, brings stories to life in five Gallery paintings. Meet shining knights and circus performers as you find, draw and discover fantastic adventures.

Who is the trail for?

This trail is for children aged 5 to 8, with their adults.

Paintings in this trail

Joachim Beuckelaer: 'The Four Elements: Earth'
The Four Elements: Earth
Joachim Beuckelaer
Joseph Mallord William Turner: 'Calais Pier'
Calais Pier
Joseph Mallord William Turner
Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas: 'Miss La La at the Cirque Fernando'
Miss La La at the Cirque Fernando
Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas