The Royal Academy Exhibition of 1828 by George Scharf, 1828 © Museum of London

The Royal Academy Exhibition of 1828
by George Scharf, 1828
© Museum of London

Opening hours
Daily 10.00 – 18.00
Closure commences at 17.50
Thursdays and Fridays until 21.00
Closure commences at 20.50 
The Gallery is closed 24–26 December 2010 and will close at 19.00 on Friday 31 December 2010.

Last admission to the exhibition is one hour before the Gallery closes.

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Late nights
Late Shift offers new ways to explore the Gallery after hours and socialise after work. Every Thursday and Friday until 21.00 enjoy art, music, drinks, talks, tours and workshops. Find out more

The roof-top Portrait Restaurant, with its stunning views over the London skyline is also open on these evenings for dinner or a drink at the bar until 22.00, last orders at 20.30. To book call 020 7312 2490.

Getting to the Gallery
For full details of access and facilities at the Gallery and a map click here
St Martin's Place, London WC2H 0HE

London Underground Leicester Square / Charing Cross

Rail Charing Cross

Buses to Trafalgar Square

Orange Street Street ramp/shop entrance in St Martin's Place, Find out more

Recorded information: 020 7312 2463
Type Talk: 18001.