National Gallery Tour

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  • Type of Tour: Private Walking Tour
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Tour highlights: Bacchus and Ariadne by Titian, the Adoration of Kings by Jan Gossaert, as well the Sunflowers by Van Gogh, Venus and Mars by Botticelli, Virgin on the Rocks by Da Vinci, the Arnolfini Portrait by Van Eyck, the Fighting Temeraire by Turner, the Ambassadors by Hans Holbein, A Young Woman standing at a Virginal by Johannes Vermeer
  • Meeting Point: National Gallery
  • Max. Size of your Party: 8 people.
  • Price: £ 285
  • Cancellation: full refund if we receive your notice at least 1 week before the tour date, 100% cancellation fee otherwise

Founded in 1824, the National Gallery houses a collection of over 2 300 paintings dating from the mid-13th century to 1900. Its European painting collections are unparalleled. For those who love the arts, National Gallery London is the perfect place to go to: a visit to this gallery would not only leave you awestruck but you will feel like you’re traveling back during the painter’s era.

During this 2-hour private tour, our professional Blue Badge guide will focus the visit on 4 different collections: Dutch paintings (Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Vermeer), Renaissance paintings (with works from Da Vinci, Titian, Michelangelo, Botticelli, Raphael etc), British paintings (Turner and Constable) and French Impressionnism paintings (Monet, Manet, Cézanne, Degas, and Van Gogh). He will take you through the history and art making it so fun, engaging and interesting that you will want to see and learn more. As most of our visitors do not want to spend many many hours in the museum, our guide will focus on specific masterpieces including those for instance: "A Young Woman standing at a Virginal" by Vermeer, "Sunflowers" by Van Vogh, "Venus and Mars" by Botticelli, "the Ambassadors" by Holbein etc.

Our Blue Badge guide does not only show you the art, but brings it to life for you, so that you understand why the art you are looking at is a masterpiece. Being accompanied with an expert of the National Gallery, will make your navigation through this large museum very easy, you will pass the rooms one after each other without even noticing what you are accomplishing. If you are an art lover, you will be delighted by the knowledge and expertise of our guides. if you are a novice, our guide will grant you an easy access to the art and the painting, so that you too will be thrilled by the experience.

Our private tour is the best option to gain a great understanding of the art, watch beautiful artworks while spending just the right amount of time in the museum. For those who want more, we do organize tour of 3 or 4 hours in the National Gallery, please contact us directly. For those who travel with children/teenagers, we can provide this tour in a "treasure hunt" mode with a prize reward to get your kids even more engaged in the visit (please have a look in the list of tours we provide for more details)!

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