Drop-in activities

Are you aged 14 – 21? Find out more about what we can offer you for free!

Spend time in the Gallery getting to know your favourite portrait!

Drop-in Activities take place during school holidays or weekends, in front of the portraits in the Gallery’s Collection. These events are often linked to a national event, like The Big Draw, and usually involve drawing and discussion.

Pick up a Pencil: Drop-in Drawing for ages 14 – 21

Free Drop-in Drawing sessions:
Once a quarter, 12:00-16:00

For more information click here


"We got a chance to draw paintings first hand rather than Google images."

Take a look at our past Drop-in Activities

For upcoming Drop-in Activities see here

No need to book, just drop-in on the day. If you have any questions contact us

Image 2, 3, 4 credit: Photographs Elizabeth Doak © National Portrait Gallery, London

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