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Diamond Birthday Celebration

Diamond Birthday Celebration

Diamond Birthday Celebration

Celebrate the King of Pop’s Birthday with Michael Jackson: On the Wall at the National Portrait Gallery.

To coincide with our landmark exhibition we’re planning a week of special offers and events to mark what would have been Michael Jackson’s Diamond birthday on August 29, 2018.

Throughout the week one hundred diamond tickets will be hidden across London. Each ticket will offer the lucky winner and up to five friends, free entry to Michael Jackson: On the Wall, and a copy of the Michael Jackson: A Celebration book. Follow the Gallery’s social media channels and #MJOntheWall for hints about the location of the tickets, as well as other prize giveaways.*

On Michael Jackson’s birthday, Wednesday 29 August, visitors to the Gallery can enjoy:

  • A special Jackson themed DJ set with resident DJ Eddie Otchere playing from 12.00 – 18.00. Can’t make it to the gallery? Then have a say on what we play by heading to the Gallery’s social media channels and voting for your favourite track.
  • Those who can moonwalk their way to the ticket desk will also have the chance to win an exclusive limited edition On the Wall poster.
  • Younger visitors can join in the fun and create their own Jackson inspired white glove in a family activity running throughout the day.
  • Head online to watch a Facebook live tour of the exhibition with Gallery Director and curator of the exhibition Dr Nicholas Cullinan.

Supported by the Michael Jackson Exhibition Circle


*Terms and conditions apply: Our Lucky Voice competition closes Friday 31 August. We will contact winners on Monday 3 September. Free 2 hour room hire valid Sun-Wed, subject to availability at our Soho, Islington or Brighton bar. Maximum 8 people. Ages must be 21+ for Soho and 18+ for our Islington and Brighton bars. Prize needs to be used before 25/11/2018. All entrants must arrive with a valid form of ID (drivers license or passport).