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Shop at the Gallery

Shop at the Gallery

Shop at the Gallery

Discover a wide and diverse range of unique gifts, books, catalogues and prints.

Shop from three outlets at the National Portrait Gallery and explore a selection of art books and exclusive merchandise relating to our Collection, exhibitions and displays as well as a chance to buy a print from works in our Collection.

Opening hours

Saturday to Thursday: 10:00-17:50

Friday: 10:00-20:50

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Gift Shop

The Gift Shop stocks a range of branded and unique products, prints and books inspired by the Gallery’s Collection, exhibitions and displays. Browse our selection of jewellery, stationery, postcards, exhibition catalogues and seasonal products.

The Gift Shop is located next to the main entrance on the Gallery’s Ground Floor.

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The Bookshop specialises in books on British history, biography, art, photography and costume and stocks a comprehensive range for children. You can also order framed and unframed prints from an iPad at the till point with a selection of over 125,000 Collection images and have them delivered to your home.

The Bookshop is located next to the Main Hall on the Gallery’s Ground Floor.

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Exhibition shop

Exhibition Shop

The Exhibition Shop stocks an exclusive of homewares, stationery, gifts and books linked to the Gallery’s current exhibitions.

The Exhibition Shop is located next to the Contemporary Galleries on the Gallery’s Ground Floor.

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