Join tour guide Rachael for gallery tours: Treasures of the Museum (at 12pm) and  Narratives in Art (at 2pm).

12pm - Treasures of the Museum

Discover more about some of the treasured collections on display throughout the painting galleries.

2pm - Narratives in Art

Explore some of the many intricate and fascinating stories depicted in our artworks on display, including narratives from religion, myth, history and literature. In the Victorian period, narrative painting about everyday life became a very popular genre.


Tickets are £3 per person per tour or are free to Museum Members.

Receive 10% off any other purchases in the Edwardian Tearoom with your tour ticket. Offer valid on the day of the tour only and not valid on group bookings.

No advance booking necessary. Tickets are available on the day from the vestibule reception desk (adjacent to the Round Room).

Meet your tour guide in the Round Room to begin your tour. Guided tours last approximately 45 minutes, but some may be longer - please feel free to discuss this with your guide on the day.