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National Gallery: Tours & Tickets

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Open today: 10:00 - 21:00
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The National Gallery houses the national collection of paintings in the Western European tradition from the 13th to the 19th centuries. It is on show 361 days a year, free of charge.
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Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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I found it quite dull as not all the art appealed to me yes it had masterpieces but art is subjective also the cafe is too dear
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No matter how often you visit here, there is always something new to see. It is a large place and best to take a tour if you have the time.
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This gallery has a superb collection that includes every famous painter you can think of. Allow yourself lots of time because you will want to see it all.
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Its good to buy your tickets on line if you can for the timed slot as you may be able to qualify for a discount. I went mid afternoon mid week and it was not busy ..great time to see the paintings and few ceramics without the crowds that are sometimes there. The exhibiton is
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You can spend hours wondering around the paintings. The Turners are beautiful. There is also a nice cafe to have tea.
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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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