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 

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

May 2018

BSL talk
BSL-interpreted talk

Friday 25 May, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 1

June 2018

Lunchtime talk

Thursday 21 June, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Detail from Claude Monet, The Grand Canal (Le Grand Canal), 1908 © Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.Gift of Osgood Hooker 1960.29
BSL talk
BSL-interpreted talk

Friday 29 June, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 1

July 2018

Detail from Raphael, An Allegory ('Vision of a Knight’), about 1504
BSL talk
BSL-interpreted talk

Friday 27 July, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Information Desk

August 2018

BSL talk
BSL-interpreted talk

Friday 31 August, 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