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.

Centenaries and Centenarians

SHOWCASE DISPLAYS
Early 20th Century Gallery - Room 27
Admission Free

CENTENARIES AND CENTARIANS
5 February - 11 August 2000
Room 31

A series of photographic showcase displays celebrates 100th birthdays and anniversaries in the year 2000, from The Queen Mother to the Labour Party, the inventor of the hologram, the captain of the 'Bodyline' cricket team and the headmistress of St Trinian's.