The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

Venue hire

From the eminent individuals that adorn the Gallery’s walls to the dedicated Events Team who will work with you through each stage of planning, the National Portrait Gallery is the perfect venue for your special event. The spectacular spaces available for hire offer a wide range of options for clients from the contemporary to the classical, displaying a Collection that encompasses art, biography, history and fame. This inspirational setting will ensure your event is one to be remembered.

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Venue hire from £1,250 + VAT per hour


Venue hire from £9,250 + VAT


Venue hire from £9,750 + VAT

For bookings or additional details, please contact

Vanessa Steel
Senior Event Manager
0207 3216643 (Type Talk: 18001)

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place London WC2H 0HE

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