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Dulwich Picture Gallery

#179 of 1 912 things to do in London
Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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amazing gallery with stunning architecture of Sir Soane... painting form Rubens, Tiepolo... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Edward Bawden

Take a trip to DPG before 9 September to catch this great little exhibition. A draughtsman, an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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14 Gallery Road | Dulwich Village, London SE21 7AD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

amazing gallery with stunning architecture of Sir Soane... painting form Rubens, Tiepolo, Canaletto, van Dyck, Gainsborough .... beautiful garden....... very friendly stuff good audio tour and nice coffee shop.......

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Take a trip to DPG before 9 September to catch this great little exhibition. A draughtsman, an artist, an illustrator? ... He's all of them. Quite busy before and after lunch though. Restaurant had great food for lunch and always tasty and nicely presented ......More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always enjoy this gallery. National Art fund members get a discount and so do students and the disabled. the special exhibiton galleries are rather narrow so try to pick a less busy time to go. Special events for children are well organised

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful little gallery is well known to 'those in the know'. Located in Dulwich village, lovely setting, almost rural. Stages some excellent exhibitions. Has an 'on trend' café with indoor and outdoor seating. Lots of on the road parking.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Dulwich for the first time in years, just for the Edward Bawden exhibition. This was a really enjoyable exhibition, well-displayed, and with an informative great audio-guide. An absolute joy!

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I really enjoyed the Edward Bawden exhibition: a C20 graphic artist with a sense of humour and a real eye for detail. Ideally, an anti-social amount of time was needed in front of many of the pictures to pick up all the nuances, many of...More

Thank Sotontraveller
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This gallery has four things which I value highly based on my experiences as a docent in local gallery at home. First, it represents the tastes and interests of one person (or a small group/family) collecting during their lifetime(s). As such, it is interesting to...More

2  Thank Norman S
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

A much appreciated venue that hosts events & workshops as well as exhibitions. We visited the Edward Bawden exhibition and left feeling totally uplifted. There is also a restaurant, shop and gardens that means you can enjoy more than just the gallery. For a full...More

Thank Harshbutfair50
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Small and intimate, but just a stunning collection of art. Highly recommend to pop in if you are in the area. Beautiful little Canaletto also hidden away in one of the corners. Loved it.

1  Thank A_CAPELA_Team
Reviewed 25 July 2018

The exhibitions here are always curated so well. From Tove Jansson to the current Edward Bawden, it's never too busy and you're able to walk around a few times and really take in the art. They always add interactive bits in for kids as well....More

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25 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
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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.