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National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H 0HE 
 
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BP Portrait Award
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 18th June to 20th September 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
2015 marks the BP Portrait Award's 36th year at the National Portrait Gallery. A highly successful annual event, which last year attracted 2,377 entries from 71 ...More
 
 
 
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Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 12th March to 7th June 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Last year saw the centenary of the outbreak of World War I; 2015 is the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. The National Portrait Gallery ...More
 
 
 
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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd July to 18th October 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Marking 65 years since Audrey Hepburn performed at renowned West End nightclub Ciro's - the space now occupied by the National Portrait Gallery's public Archive - ...More
 
 
 
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The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 12th September 2014 to 1st March 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The National Portrait Gallery's oldest portrait, of Henry VII, is displayed with a Book of Hours inscribed by the king to his daughter as ...More
 
 
 
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Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 12th February to 25th May 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The National Portrait Gallery pays tribute to portrait painter John Singer Sargent. Portraits of Artists and Friends (from 12th February to 25th May) features intimate portraits ...More
 
 
 
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Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 13th November 2014 to 22nd February 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Jessica Fulford-Dobson, Birgit Puve, Blerim Racaj, and David Titlow are the four photographers shorlisted for the 2014 Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize. Their works have been ...More
 
 
 
Thursday at National Portrait Gallery
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Thursday 5th February 2015 - 6pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Guest DJ John Sizzle plays an eclectic mix of pop, dance, electronic, show tunes and retro music....More
 
 
 
Live Music: Gaia Duo: Bach And Bartok
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 27th February 2015 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Join violinists Piotr Jordan and Flora Curzon in a feast of music from the baroque era and the 20th century....More
 
 
 
Musical Portraits of Artists and Friends
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 13th March 2015 - 6.30pm-9.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Join Trinity Laban's acclaimed Composition Department for an evening of new music inspired by the National Portrait Gallery's exhibition, Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends....More
 
 
 
Adam Brown
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 20th February 2015 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Americana with melodic lyricism combined with the rhythmic interplay of music from Latin America....More
 
 
 
Live Music: Le Petit Orchestre
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 6th February 2015 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The period ensemble performs a recital of established and less known repertoire around The Real Tudors display....More
 
 
 
The Drawing Room
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 23rd February 2015 - 1pm-3pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
A chance for disabled visitors to drop in and draw....More
 
 
 
Drop-In Drawing
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 27th February 2015 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
A chance to improve your skills of portrait drawing....More
 
 
 
Pick Up A Pencil: (Ages 14-21)
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 21st February 2015 - 2pm-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Drop-in drawing session for young people....More
 
 
 
Weekend Workshop: Sargent's Sight Size Technique
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd February 2015 - 11am-5pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Be inspired by the work of Sargent and learn about sight-size portraiture....More
 
 
 
Weekend Workshop: Working Photography
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th February 2015 - 11am-5pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Discover more about the work of a professional photographer....More
 
 
 
Young People's Three Day Workshop: Painterly Portraits (Ages 14-21)
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 17th, 18th and 19th February 2015 - 11am-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Be inspired by Sargent to refine your sketching and acrylic painting skills....More
 
 
 
Young People's Sunday Session: Wear It Out
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 1st February 2015 - 1pm-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Discover more about queer identity in the Gallery's Collection....More
 
 
 
Grayson Perry: Who Are You'
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th October 2014 to 15th March 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
A display of new works including a self-portrait and a tapestry, which tie in with the artist's Channel Four TV series of the same name. The ...More
 
 
 
Pictured & Seen
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 9th August 2014 to 30th November 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
An exhibition exploring the relationship between objects and their representation in 16th and 17th century British portraiture. Co-curated by Bristol University MA students as part of ...More
 
 
 
Hidden: An Unseen Portrait Of Oliver Cromwell
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 10th July 2014 to 19th October 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Recent investigation of the portrait of Sir Arthur Hesilrige, using the latest infra-red technology, has revealed what appears to be a hidden portrait of the Parliamentarian ...More
 
 
 
The Artist's Cause At Heart: Marion Harry Spielmann, Collector And Donor
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 18th November 2014 to 1st August 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Exhibition celebrating the donors activities as an editor, writer and collector, throwing light on M.H. Spielmann's discreet but powerful reputation in the Victorian and Edwardian art ...More
 
 
 
Gallery Talk: General Reputations Of The First World War
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 26th February 2015 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Writer and former officer in the British Army, Allan Mallinson charts the progress of the Great War....More
 
 
 
Lecture: A ‘Paradoxical' Portrait
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 19th February 2015 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Robert Louis Stevenson's biographer Claire Harman talks about the circumstances...More
 
 
 
Lunchtime Lecture: Behind The Mask: The Life Of Vita Sackville-West
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 19th February 2015 - 1.15pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Biographer Matthew Dennison looks at the extraordinary life of the iconoclast....More
 
 
 
Portrait Of The Day: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd January to 28th February 2015 - 12noon
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
A talk on a chosen portrait in the Gallery's Collection....More
 
 
 
Visualising Portraits: Grayson Perry: Who Are You': Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 26th February 2015 - 2pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Picture description for visually impaired visitors....More
 
 
 
Young People's Three Day Workshop: Showcase
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 19th February 2015 - 5pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Exhibition of work by young artists produced during a three-day workshop....More
 
 
 
Life Drawing: Sargent Style
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 27th February 2015 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Be inspired by the artist's style to explore proportion and compositional design....More
 
 
 
Queer Perspectives: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 5th February 2015 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Conversation with guest about works in the Collection....More
 
 
 
 
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Young People's Sunday Session: Wear It Out
Exhibitions | On 1st February 2015 

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Discover more about queer identity in the Gallery's Collection....More

Super Bowl
Leisure | On 1st February 2015 

The Hippodrome 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

A night out including sport-themed burlesque and cabaret....More

Lewis Schaffer: American In London
Comedy | Until 26th April 2015 

Leicester Square Theatre 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Controversial humour from the London-based New York stand-up, who explains why documentary filmmakers follow him around the capital....More

Scott Morgan
Music | On 1st February 2015 

Leicester Square Theatre 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

The singer-songwriter performs his self-penned showtunes and cabaret songs....More

Retro Sundays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th March 2015 

Ku Bar 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Resident VJ Vicki Vivacious and DJs Lady Lloyd and Pablo spin 1980s, 1990s and 2000s hits....More

Piccadilly Comedy Club
Comedy | On 1st February 2015 

The Comedy Pub 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

MC Mike Manera introduces stand-up materials from Star Of What Would Beyonce Do? Luisa Omielan, Dane Baptiste, Mark Silcox and ...More

Comedy Store Players
Comedy | On 1st February 2015 

Comedy Store 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Improvisational humour from Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Neil Mullarkey, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch and Andy Smart....More

That Thing is Comedy
Comedy | Until 8th February 2015 

The Comedy Pub 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

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Pat Metheny Band
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

Ronnie Scott's 6 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

The virtuoso American guitarist plays fusion jazz....More

Big Band Metheny
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

Ronnie Scott's 6 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

The ensemble interprets the music of Pat Metheny and the Pat Metheny Group in a big band style....More

 

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Family Friendly Events in London
Family Friendly Events in London

This February half-term, from Monday 16th until Friday 20th February 2015, children can meet the animal actors of the ...More

 
February in London 2015
February in London 2015

Maxine Peake, Ralph Fiennes and Juliet Stevenson make February 2015 a strong month for new theatre in London. Beatles ...More

 
The Baby Show
The Baby Show
Exhibitions | 20th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

ExCel London Exhibition Centre

Expert speakers including nutritionist and author, Annabel Karmel MBE, breast-feeding guru, Clare Byam-Cook and sleep expert Jo Tantum will be ...More

 
Harry Potter Animal Actors: Hedwig and Crookshanks
Harry Potter Animal Actors: Hedwig and Crookshanks
Kids Events | 13th February 2015 - 25th February 2015 

Warner Bros Studio Tour London

This half-term a menagerie of animals - owls, cats and a toad - will return to the Harry Potter sets ...More

 
Where The Pancakes Are
Where The Pancakes Are
Foodie Events | 14th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

The Proud Archivist

Ahead of the first permanent restaurant launch in summer 2015, Where The Pancakes Are is hosting a pop-up at The ...More

 
The Elephant Man
The Elephant Man
Theatre | 19th May 2015 - 8th August 2015 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

Bradley Cooper reprised his 2012 role of Joseph Merrick in Bernard Pomerance's Tony Award-winning The Elephant Man last year on ...More

 
Flipping Marvellous Pancake Race
Flipping Marvellous Pancake Race
Exhibitions | On 17th February 2015 

The Scoop at More London

Following a warm up (led by a giant chicken) teams representing local London businesses take part in the Flipping Marvellous ...More

 
Sky Garden
Sky Garden
Opened 5th January 2015 

The free-to-access Sky Garden, occupying the top three floors of Rafael Vinoly's 37 storey, 525ft 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the ...More

 
Honest Burgers Clapham
Honest Burgers Clapham
Opened 10th January 2015 

Gourmet burger chain Honest Burgers, launched in Brixton Market in 2011 by founders Tom Barton, Dorian Waite and Phil Eeles, ...More

 
Zetter Townhouse Marylebone
Opens 1st February 2015 

Mark Sainsbury and Michael Benyon's Zetter Group - which owns the Zetter and Zetter Townhouse, famous for ...More

 
 
 
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