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.

Floor plans

Explore the Gallery with the help of clickable floor plans linked to exhibitions, temporary displays and room by room listings of portraits on display.

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20th Century Gallery

Virtual Gallery rooms

Immerse yourself online using your computer, laptop or mobile and explore a selection of rooms at the National Portrait Gallery, London.

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 Visitors in Room 9 at the National Portrait Gallery The Kit-cat Club

Room by Room

A current listing of each room can be accessed through links by historical period, with information about portraits that are on display.

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