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Dulwich Picture Gallery

14 Gallery Road | Dulwich Village, London SE21 7AD, England
+44 20 8693 5254
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Top quality pictur

The Gallery is in a lovely setting in a 'well-heeled' area of Dulwich. It stands in attractive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bath, United Kingdom
via mobile
A Wonderful permanent collection, particularly from the 18th Century

This is a small gallery in a pleasant garden setting in an interesting building. It used to be very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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14 Gallery Road | Dulwich Village, London SE21 7AD, England
+44 20 8693 5254
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Gallery is in a lovely setting in a 'well-heeled' area of Dulwich. It stands in attractive grounds, which include a pleasant cafe/restaurant. It contains a stunning collection of top quality pictures by a wide range of well-known artists. They are beautifully displayed. What a...More

Thank colinlacey1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small gallery in a pleasant garden setting in an interesting building. It used to be very quiet but no longer. There are regular exhibitions that are well advertised and attract coach parties. Be warned that the exhibition space is a series of...More

Thank 850redd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Dulwich Picture Gallery and it was a treat. The artwork by the creator of the Moomins was thoughtfully hung and the audio guide was very interesting. The café attached served fantastic food for lunch. We toured the permanent collection...More

Thank Jayne R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had never been here before, to be honest I hadn't even heard of it, but wanted to see the special exhibition. The gallery is the oldest gallery in England and has a fantastic collection of paintings from many of the old masters. Due to...More

1  Thank tabbytoes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having being told be friends to visit this gallery when the next time we were in London whilst visiting family decided to try it. What a lovely place. caught the no 12 bus from Oxford Circus worth the journey for the all the sights you...More

Thank Goldenwords
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Have lived near the gallery for over 40 years and have never been inside. Visited the gallery to see the Tove Janssan collection. All I can say is it was fantastic the staff were very friendly and helpful. And the overall layout of the gallery...More

Thank Railwayma
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We went to Dulwich Village for lunch and a visit to Dulwich Picture Gallery. Well worth a visit to see all their beautiful paintings by famous artists. There is a cafe on site if you do not want to eat in one of the excellent...More

Thank Bridget C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a hidden gem of a gallery, superb art ,beautifully exhibited in a wonderful purpose built gallery, and not actually in the heart of London, which is a real bonus. Restaurant always seems very busy, have not yet managed to eat there, or even...More

Thank lmk1932017
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The world’s first purpose-built public art gallery that is packed with some amazing art from so many old Masters. Every small room and every wall is covered in pictures of great quality. Regular special exhibitions are put on that cover a range of subjects and...More

Thank Iain W
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Great gallery with interesting exhibitions in the suburbs, so you don’t always have to fight the crowds at the big galleries in central London. Nice little cafe too and a stone’s throw from Dulwich Park do you can make a day of it!

Thank Nomadglobal12
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26 November 2015|
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Response from Vic H | Reviewed this property |
We found it so interesting that we were two hours in the actual exhibition. That was also partly because we seemed to arrive at the busiest time, around 11.00 a.m.
Ben M
10 November 2015|
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Response from darnoc2511 | Reviewed this property |
All the above suggestions make sense
26 July 2015|
Response from Stuart L | Property representative |
Hello! If you purchase a temporary exhibition ticket that will also give you access to the Permanent Collection without the need to buy an additional ticket.