National Gallery, City of Westminster, United Kingdom

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City of Westminster, Greater London WC2N 5DN United Kingdom

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  • 2 mentions in Some spare time in London, what should we do?

    • Kim D.

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      Kim D. said, "...where you can take a break and climb up on the Lions for a photos. Take a peak at the beautiful National Gallery even if you don't have time to visit and keep going north to Leicester Square From there it's a..." See More

    • Sonya K.

      Sonya K. said, "...What about a museum or gallery, my favourites are the Natural History Museum and National Gallery in Trafalgar Square, all for free!..." See More

  • 2 mentions in On 2-3 days business trip. Things to do/see and street shopping suggestions

    • Laurel W.

      Laurel W. said, "...You are right near the National Gallery and National Portrait Galleryif you like art. You are also not far from the London Eye if you just walk across the river...." See More

    • Simon B.

      Simon B. said, "...Trafalgar Square and home for a rest. Lots of vibrant life, great views and great buildings to enjoy As stated elsewhere National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery are here in Trafalgar Square Theatreland is around here - try picking up last minute..." See More

  • 2 mentions in How can my family make the most of our trip to London?

    • Maria O.

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      Maria O. said, "...London. Here's a useful site: There's something for everybody in the city - all the popular attractions: Tower Of London, National Gallery, The British Museum, Tate Modern, London Eye, Covent Garden, Buckingham Palace, Oxford St, Regent St, and Bond St,..." See More

    • Ragan S.

      Ragan S. said, "...for the trip involved how many museums we could visit! :)! We took the boat ride from the Tate Modern to National Gallery and they really enjoyed that! After all the walking it was a nice change! They also loved the London..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Saturday evening in London

    • Susan H.

      Susan H. said, "...Café In The Crypt in the basement of St Martin in the Fields Church. Right in Trafalgar Square, across from the National Gallery, take the #24 Bus going to Hampstead and you can get off at Camden Market and experience the..." See More

    • colleen n.

      colleen n. said, "...gem on Archer St in Soho. Amazing Italian food - sit at the chefs bar if you can. Make reservations. The National Gallery at Trafalger Square may be open - and it's free. You can walk the Thames or take a river..." See More

  • 1 mention in Newcomer to London

    • Jaleh N.

      Jaleh N. said, "...things to do in London! The museums are great because most of them are free. Ones to check out would be National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, The British Museum, The British Library, and the Tate Modern. Some other interesting activities are..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cultural attractions/landmarks

  • 1 mention in Fun things to do in London

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...aren’t) this museum is a blast and you’ll probably recognize a lot of the portraits (like that horrible one of Kate!). National Gallery —this is right around the corner from the portrait gallery so you might as well see it. Not as..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best places to go early in the morning when you're jet-lagged?

    • Blake P.

      Blake P. said, "...pretty cool early in the morning before the madness sets in (A Falconer was practicing). A rare chance to see the National Gallery and Nelson's Columnetc without it crowded with people. Once it is after 9 go to Sacred Café off Carnaby..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to visit for out first time out of the country?

    • chuck l.

      chuck l. said, "...a tour of the Shakespeare's Globe or take in a play. Tate Modern is a joke, LACMA in LA is better National Gallery is ok Go to Fortnum & Mason and buy some proper english tea and get a real scotch egg...." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do and where to go in England (london) ?

    • Philip D.

      Philip D. said, "...street entertainment, good snacks Covent Garden- good market, Apple Store, many bars and restaurants, street entertainment Charing Cross - Nelson's Column, National Gallery, walk down The Mall to Buckingham Palace to see changing of the Guards, Horse Guards Parade, St James's..." See More

  • 1 mention in Young, fun area to stay in London for College Grads?

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...rides and lounging (Regent's Park has a beautiful place to see plays in the summer calledRegent's Park Open Air Theatre). The National Gallery and the Victoria & Albert Museum for museums (stop by the V & A Cafe for scones and the..." See More

  • 1 mention in 2 week itinerary for London, Spain, and Germany?

    • Katie H.

      Katie H. said, "...(even if you spend a month there, you probably won't fit everything in!). Make sure you check out the free places: National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, The British Museum, Tate Britain, Victoria & Albert Museum etc. And if the weather's good,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Four days, two friends, ideas?

    • Emily M.

      Emily M. said, "...and not see it all! Some of the highlights include Tower Of London, Natural History Museum, Buckingham Palace, The British Museum, National Gallery, Tate Modern, London Eye, The London Dungeon, Madame Tussauds London, Harrods, Shakespeare's Globe, Saint Paul's Cathedral and on..." See More

  • 1 mention in Can I bring my backpack in museums?

    • Katie H.

      Katie H. said, "...entrance, though, often for a small fee. Lots of museums in London (such as the Victoria & Albert Museum and the National Gallery) offer this for free, providing the bag isn't too big (as in, a day pack, not a 3-month..." See More

  • 1 mention in 4 days in London - Local insights on attractions and restaurants?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...are world class but if you don't like art museums, there is no sense in telling you to go to the National Gallery. I personally love the Victoria & Albert Museum which is largely decorative arts but many men may prefer..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best place to take family with two teens/boys and one 22 year old/girl?

    • Sean K.

      Sean K. said, " sightseeing is concerned, I'm sure you know most of the places. I've been to, and enjoyed, The British Museum, the National Gallery, Westminster Abbey, Saint Paul's Cathedral, St Martin in the Fields, Trafalgar Square, ect. However, these three are my..." See More

  • 1 mention in Which 2 cities should I go to for my 8 day honeymoon trip?

    • Sarah E.

      Sarah E. said, "...only a couple of hours apart by train. I live in London and many of the museums, including British Museumand the National Gallery are free to the public. You can save money in both cities as well through purchasing the London and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is it worth buying a travel card in London?

    • Hannah C.

      Hannah C. said, "...- they usually have really interesting traveling shows. I was lucky enough to experience "From Manet to Picasso" when I went. National Gallery- my tip is to stand in line for any special exhibits first and then explore the rest of..." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in London?

    • Mat E.

      Mat E. said, " swim on the south side of the Serpentine So bring a towel....... National Galleries are free... Trafalgar Square has the National Gallery and the National Portrait Gallery is just behind Another alternative is to spend a long day or many days..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need help planning how to visit London, Paris, and Newcastle upon Tyne

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "...and narrow down what you want to see in more detail, e.g Buckingham Palace, Houses Of Parliament Shop, etc. I love National Gallery and would recommend that. Also popular are Victoria & Albert Museum, Natural History Museum and Science Museum. For a..." See More

  • 1 mention in London on the Cheap

    • Dan W.

      Dan W. said, "...As Colleen and Nathanel have mentioned, most all of the best museums are free - National Gallery, The British Museum , etc. Enjoy the cultural things there (as London has A LOT of them)...." See More

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