National Gallery

National Gallery

The National Gallery in Trafalger Square has activities for the whole family, from storytelling, to noisy paintings and lots more.


Explore the Gallery with your family. Free activities, trails and online fun to help you learn together.

Storytelling for under 5’s on Sunday mornings and on selected days throughout the school holidays. There is no need to book, but places are limited and allocated on arrival up to one hour before the start. Arrive early to avoid disappointment. Children must be accompanied to all events.

There is a children’s gallery, noisy paintings, and a walk and talk family tour suitable for all ages.

Opening Times

Sunday – Thursday 10.00am – 6.00pm, Friday 10.00am – 9.00pm


Admission is FREE

  • Buggy park
  • Baby changing facilities
  • All year