Bankside Gallery

 
 
ADDRESS
48 Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 9JH
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
11am-6pm | Closed on various days to prepare for new exhibitions.
 
PRICES
FREE (Adult)
 

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Bankside GalleryBankside Gallery is the home of the Royal Watercolour Society and the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers - the oldest societies of their kind in the world. The gallery houses changing exhibitions of contemporary watercolours and prints, coupled with special events organised in conjunction with exhibitions - including artists' talks and tours. A full education programme covering aspects of expression and practical advice is organised every year.

 

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Opening and closing times for Bankside Gallery

Today (Tuesday) Bankside Gallery closes at 18.00

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LondonTown.com - Bankside Gallery Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Southwark Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Park
 
5 minutes walk
 
Union Car Parks
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
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    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
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