The National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery has acquired thousands of portraits from all ages and in all forms of media. The gallery displays portraits of the most eminent people in British history from the early Tudor Royal family to Princess Diana, as well as great politicians, writers, artists and rock stars. The gallery has active and innovative programmes which explore history, art and photography through portraiture; activities include direct teaching sessions in the galleries and practical art and photography workshops. The gallery is conveniently situated near Trafalgar Square and the National Gallery