National and International Programmes
Temporary closure of the Gallery from 18 March
In line with UK government guidance, the National Portrait Gallery, London will temporarily close from Wednesday 18 March 2020 until further notice, in order to help contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus, and ensure the safety and wellbeing of our visitors and staff. For further details please click here
This exciting project sees the Gallery sending portraits of iconic individuals to places they are closely associated with.
The Gallery is committed to making the national collection of British portraits available around the country through an active national programme of events, partnerships and loaned works.
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