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.

Tours

Tours

Tours

Plan your visit to the Gallery around one of our ready-made tours

Time period

Highlights Tudors and Elizabethans Stuarts and Civil War Georgian Regency Victorian 20th Century Contemporary

Theme

Actresses Arts & artists Diversity Eminent women Events & occasions Family and children Fashion Kings and Queens LGBT+ Music Philosophers Poets Politicians Scientific discovery Self-portraits Travellers and explorers War and peace Writers

Recent Acquisition

Paintings Drawings Sculptures Photography

If you have ideas for other tours you would like developed, please email us at [email protected] and we will share them with a wider audience. Thank you!