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Government Art Collection
Government Art Collection

With over 14,000 works of art spanning five centuries, the Government Art Collection is the largest most dispersed collection of British art in the world. Two thirds of the Collection is on display in British Government buildings in nearly every capital city around the world. Dating from 1898, the Collection helps promote British art and history while contributing to cultural diplomacy.

Government Art Collection

Queen's Yard, 179A Tottenham Court Road, London, Greater London W1T 7PA England

020 7211 2425

Please remember to double-check the opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit

  • 08 May 2021

    Julian Trevelyan's seascape bursts with the optimism of a carefree summer: It is set on Tresco, second largest island of the Isles of Scilly off the Cornish coast, possibly not long after #VEDay. Courtesy of the artist's estate/Bridgeman Art Library