The Wallace Collection private tour
One of the most jaw-dropping collections of old master paintings anywhere in the world’. The Guardian
‘Welcome to the best room in London’. The Times
‘Though it is state of the art, the gallery looks splendidly 19th-century’.The Economist
The Wallace Collection is a national museum which displays the wonderful works of art collected in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries by the first four Marquesses of Hertford and Sir Richard Wallace, the son of the 4th Marquess. It was bequeathed to the British nation by Sir Richard's widow, Lady Wallace, in 1897.
Displayed at Hertford House, one of the family's London properties in the nineteenth century, the Wallace Collection presents its outstanding collections in a sumptuous but approachable manner which is an essential part of its charm. The museum is coveniently located in Central London, just few minutes walk from Oxford Street, Marylebone Village and Baker street, W1U 3BN
Open daily from 10am - 5pmPlease, CALL or EMAIL to book a tour.
Christie’s Education MA graduate art lecturer will answer your questions about other areas of your interest in art history and art-world practice during the tea/coffee after the art tour.
Duration 2,5 hours (1,5 hours lecture and 1 hour tea/coffee)
Time and date to arrange individually.
Learn more about the collection from the Wallace Collection website.