Visualising Portraits Audio Clips
To hear more about our Visualisng Portrait sessions please choose from the selection of audio clips below.
Large print exhibition labels and captions for many of the portraits in the Collection are available from the Information Desk in the Main Hall. Magnifying glasses are also available.
Braille & Tactile Drawings
Gallery maps, Braille and tactile drawings are available from the Information Desk in the Main Hall.
The Gallery’s audio guide features commentary on over 300 portraits including a selection of picture descriptions. The audio guide and neck loops are available from the Information Desk in the Main Hall and is free of charge to disabled visitors. For more information please click here
The Gallery’s iPhone Tour app provides video and audio commentaries from the Gallery's Curators. The Gallery's BSL Tour app includes both subtitles and British Sign Language and is free to download. For more information please click here
Induction loops operate in the Ondaatje Wing Theatre, the Information Desk and Main Hall. Portble induction loops are situated at all information desks; Heinz Archive and Library, Orange Street reception, Cloakroom, Portrait Café, shops and Digital Space. Set your hearing aid to the T symbol or ask a member of staff for further assistance.
Available for visitors to access the audio guide and Gallery talks. These are available free of charge at the Information Desk in the Main Hall.
British Sign Language
A number of Visitor Services staff are trained to use basic sign language. Please ask at the Information Desk in the Main Hall. Subject to availability.