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Government Art Collection
Government Art Collection

With over 14,500 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

Old Admiralty Building, Admiralty Place, London, Greater London SW1A 2BL England

020 7211 2425

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

  • 29 July 2021

    RT @GovArtCol: oldest work of art: almost 500 years old longest work of art: 45 metres long ? funniest work of art: a... vampire joke.....