Dulwich Picture Gallery

Dulwich Picture Gallery houses one of the world's most important collections of European old master paintings of the 1600s and 1700s.
The collection is also one of the oldest in Great Britain, substantially put together in the years 1790 to 1795.

The paintings are housed in the first purpose-built art gallery in England, designed by Sir John Soane in 1811.


Visit their website for more information about this important collection, opening times and their latest exhibition.


From the  Americana there are two ways to there:

Take the Jubilee Line southbound from Baker Street to London Bridge and take the exit to the Railway Station. Then a train to North Dulwich, it leaves about every 15mins. When you get to North Dulwich turn left as you leave the station and walk through Dulwich Village to the Gallery.
Make sure NOT to get off the train at East Dulwich it is a long way from the Gallery.

Take the Bakerloo Line southbound from Baker Street to Oxford Circus and then take the Victoria Line southbound to Victoria. Take the exit to the Railway Station and take a train to West Dulwich. The Orpington Line trains stop there and leave every 15 minutes. At West Dulwich turn right as you leave the and take the first left into Gallery Road. The Gallery is at the end of the road on the right hand side.

Both stations are in Zone 3 so you can use Oyster Pre-Pay or Travelcard