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.

Can I bring a friend with me to exhibitions?

Only if your Membership includes a guest (it will say ‘plus guest’ on your card). If not, you can add a guest for just £25 extra per year. Call us on 020 7321 6283 to add a guest to your Membership.

Disabled Members are entitled to bring a carer to all Membership events at the Gallery.

Please note: Any additional guests would need to purchase tickets from the ticket desk in the main hall, online in advance or by contacting 0207 306 6600.