There's a world-class collection of European art at the National Gallery (image © iStock/Thinkstock)
One of the world’s greatest galleries, with works by Western European masters from the 13th to 19th centuries. Regular guided tours, talks and workshops. Sat-Thur 10am-6pm; Fri 10am-9pm. Admission free; charges for special exhibitions.
To 29 Sep: Bartolomé Bermejo: Master of the Spanish Renaissance. Known as a genuis of the 1400s, Bermejo's fine skill will be celebrated in this free exhibition.
From 7 Oct to 26 Jan 2020: Gauguin Portraits. Charting how this French artist played with the traditions of portraiture, communicating messages about subjects besides the person in front of him. From 9 Nov to 12 Jan 2020: Leonardo: Experience a Masterpiece. Discover the inner workings of da Vinci's The Virgin of the Rocks via four themed rooms including a chapel.