About Us


National and international media access to press releases and downloadable high-resolution images to accompany your stories.


Working for the National Portrait Gallery: current vacancies, work experience and internships with application guidance notes.


Introduction from Dr Nicholas Cullinan Director, Director of the National Portrait Gallery.

The Gallery

Discover more about our history and explore Gallery spaces.

Gallery History
Archive Journeys
Gallery spaces

Planning & Policies

The Gallery's Corporate Plan, Accounts, Annual Review, Trustees Meetings, Freedom of Information, Copyright and other policies.