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National Gallery with an Art Historian

National Gallery with an Art Historian

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm an art historian with a PhD and years of experience of leading art tours in London and abroad. An accredited Arts Society lecturer, I've taught for universities, art societies, adult education colleges, and businesses. I'm particularly interested in making art fun and accessible so my tours are always interactive. Art beginners welcome!
Marie-Anne
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Marie-Anne
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What we’ll do

We'll look at the history of the institution and its beautiful architecture. Then we'll explore key artists from the National Gallery's collection including Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Van Eyck, Holbein, Caravaggio, Velasquez, Vermeer, Rembrandt, Degas, Monet, and Van Gogh. Learn the artists' biographies, the stories behind their paintings, and what we know of their techniques and…

What else you should know

You should be able to stand in front of paintings. Folding chairs can be provided, subject to availability.

What to bring

Wear comfortable shoes. Photos, no flash, are permitted.
An open mind!

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Where you'll be

The National Gallery has an excellent collection of medieval to post-Impressionist art and some world-famous works.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

You should be able to stand in front of paintings. Folding chairs can be provided, subject to availability.
Marie-Anne
gallery visit
National Gallery with an Art Historian
4 reviews
$134 / person
4 reviews
$134 / person