Daily 10.00 – 18.00
Closure commences at 17.50
Thursdays and Fridays until 21.00
Closure commences at 20.50
Last admission to the exhibition is 45 minutes before the Gallery closes.
The Gallery is open until 21.00 on Thursdays and Fridays.
Enjoy special talks from artists and writers on Thursdays and a variety of free music events on Fridays.
The roof-top Portrait Restaurant, with its stunning views over the London skyline is also open on these evenings for dinner or a drink at the bar until 22.00, last orders at 20.30. To book call 020 7312 2483.
Getting to the Gallery
For full details of access and facilities at the Gallery and a map click here
St Martin's Place, London WC2H 0HE
London Underground Leicester Square / Charing Cross
Rail Charing Cross
Buses to Trafalgar Square
Orange Street Street ramp/shop entrance in St Martin's Place, Find out more
Recorded information: 020 7312 2463
Text Direct: 18001
by Ramsay Richard Reinagle
National Portrait Gallery, London
Purchased with help from The Art Fund, 1917
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The exhibition catalogue, focusing on Constable and his portraits.
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