A history of the National Gallery in six paintings: Turner's The Evening Star

Wednesday 19 September, 1–1.30pm

Room 34

Matthew Morgan

Admission free, donations welcome

Explore some of the most beautiful, famous, and challenging paintings in the world

From the formation of the National Gallery in 1824 to one of our more recent acquisitions, this series this series of talks will reveal key moments in our history.

These talks will be filmed and will be shared on the National Gallery’s YouTube channel. Subscribe to our YouTube channel.

Lunchtime talks

Focus in on one painting with our talks in the Gallery, or explore wider themes in the collection at our in-depth theatre talks.

Supported by Elizabeth and Daniel Peltz OBE

Image above: Joseph William Mallord Turner, The Evening Star, about 1830