Victoria & Albert Museum - the collections span two thousand years of art in virtually every medium, from many parts of the world. The Museum's ceramics, glass, textiles, dress, silver, ironwork, jewellery, furniture, sculpture, paintings, prints and photographs now span the cultures of Europe, North America, Asia and North Africa, and date from ancient times to the present day. Free admission to permanent collections.
The Wallace Collection - s a national museum in an historic London town house. In 25 galleries are unsurpassed displays of French 18th century painting, furniture and porcelain with superb Old Master paintings and a world class armoury. Admission free including temporary exhibitions, open 7 days a week.
Located next to National Gallery - National Portrait Gallery was founded in 1856 to collect portraits of famous British men and women. Explore here over 160,000 portraits from the 16th Century to the present day. Access to the collections is free.
National Gallery - here you can see over 2300 masterpieces of Western European paintings starting from 13th century onwards. The first time visitor may use a guide to 30 must see paintings. Free admission.
Tate Britain - the home of British art from 1500 to the present day. Admission is free, except for special exhibitions.