National Portrait Gallery, London, United Kingdom

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National Portrait Gallery

Trafalgar Square

London, Greater London WC2N 5DN GB

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020 7312 2463

  • 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 Gallery if 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, "...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 tickets at reduced prices..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best places to explore in London, Paris, Amsterdam, and Switzerland?

    • Belinda M.

      Belinda M. said, "...Musée d'Orsay,Musee Rodin and Musee de l'Orangerie. Musée Marmottan Monet is off beaten path and charming. In London I reccommend. The National Portrait Gallery and the Museum of London in addition to the usual suspects...." See More

  • 1 mention in 3 hours to kill in London and I want to do something cool

    • verity t.

      verity t. said, "...Wander round the National Portrait Gallery or get the Thames Clippers down the thames a couple of stops as far as time permits. How about Thames Rib Experience for a speed boat ride down to the Thames storm defences. You could chill out..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cultural attractions/landmarks

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...on a Friday night when the museum is open late—there’s always a very festive atmosphere and it’s a lot of fun. National Portrait Gallery –if you’re a royal watcher (or even if you aren’t) this museum is a blast and you’ll probably recognize..." See More

  • 1 mention in Newcomer to London

    • Jaleh N.

      Jaleh N. said, "...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 going to Hampton..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must sees/dos for first timer in England in early October

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...is housed there as are all kinds of fascinating objects from the Enlightenment period. Another big favorite of mine is the National Portrait Gallery. With the exception of that bizarre portrait of an exhausted-looking Kate Middleton, it's a fabulous, very unstuffy museum.I'm..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun things to do in London

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...of fun. Their café is lovely but if you get there too late in the day there’s never any food left. National Portrait Gallery -- if you’re a royal watcher (or even if you aren’t) this museum is a blast and you’ll probably..." See More

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

    • Katie H.

      Katie H. said, "...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, it's always lovely..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best city views of London?

    • Tim C.

      Tim C. said, "...the newest skyscraper The View from The Shard; culture and views for free at the Cafe National Portrait Gallery; a must do for great view of the Houses of Parliament and London London Eye; the cafe on 3rd floor of the Southbank..." See More

  • 1 mention in What's on your 2015 travel bucket list?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...Rules exhibit at Kensington Palace. The Riviera Style exhibit at the Fashion and Textile Museum. The Audrey Hepburn exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery (although I think that's in July). The Fashion on the Ration at the IWM (Imperial War Museum)...." See More

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

    • Laura C.

      Laura C. said, "...Oh lovely, congratulations! I would head to London for the museums National Portrait Gallery, Tate Modern then go for a stroll along the river down to Southbank and head up to the roof terrace at the Royal Festival Hall for a drink..." See More

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

    • Hannah C.

      Hannah C. said, "...the Millennium Bridge and Saint Paul's Cathedral. The British Museum - the ancient Egypt exhibit is always a favorite of mine. National Portrait Gallery- they usually have really interesting traveling shows. I was lucky enough to experience "From Manet to Picasso" when..." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in London?

    • Mat E.

      Mat E. said, "...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 wandering along the Thames River..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the top 5 sights I can't miss in London?

    • Bonnie U.

      Bonnie U. said, "...Borough Market is an amazing and beautiful market. Abbey Road if you're a Beatles fan. National Portrait Gallery is an amazing museum. London Eye is classic. The Orangery Restaurant for tea...." See More

  • 1 mention in Best spot for afternoon tea

    • Ken M.

      Ken M. said, "... National Portrait Gallery at Trafalgar Square top floor restaurant. Entrance to gallery free. Pre book. Go to http://npg.org.uk/visit/shop-eat -drink/restaurant.php..." See More

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