How many portraits are on display?
The Gallery in London is temporarily closed until 2023 while building works take place on our major transformation project, Inspiring People. During this time we are continuing to share our unique collection of portraits throughout the UK and internationally.
Watch our playlist exploring scientific techniques used by the Gallery to unlock the secrets behind our Tudor portraits.
Subjects and themes
Search the collection by themes - from pets to weddings!
Black History Month
Take a tour exploring our Collection created by Alayo Akinkugbe for Black History Month in 2020.
A Picture of Health
Learn about pioneers in medicine, health and social reform from 1840 to 1920.