National Gallery

Trafalgar Square. (Open Map)


This renowned gallery houses more than 2300 European masterpieces ranging from the 13th century to the mid-20th century, including works by some of the world's great artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Titian, Vincent van Gogh and Auguste Renoir. It has become a popular tourist destination for its main floor's east side galleries (1700–1930), which feature outstanding pieces from British painters such as Thomas Gainsborough, John Constable and JMW Turner, as well as renowned Impressionist and post-Impressionist works from Van Gogh, Renoir and Claude Monet.