Top 10 Free London Attractions

2. National Gallery



The crowning glory of Trafalgar Square, London’s National Gallery is a vast space filled with Western European paintings from the 13th to the 19th centuries. Find works by masters such as Van Gogh, da Vinci, Botticelli, Constable, Renoir, Titian and Stubbs. Some exhibitions require tickets.

The National Gallery displays more than 2,000 Western European paintings from the Middle Ages to the 20th century.

You can explore inspiring art by Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt, Gainsborough, Turner, Renoir and Van Gogh. The pictures in the collection belong to the public and admission to see them is free. There are free guided tours, audio guides available in multiple languages and free family activities for children of all ages.

You can also discover how Eugène Delacroix influenced generations of artists, from Matisse to Kandinsky in our special exhibition, ‘Delacroix and the Rise of Modern Art’.