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Wallace Collection

Hertford House Manchester Square | Manchester Square, London W1U 3BN, England
+44 20 7563 9500
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Both a national museum and a prestigious private collection of art bequeathed by Lady Wallace in 1897, this attraction features one of the world's best collections of French 18th-century pictures, porcelain and furniture, plus a fantastic array of 17th-century paintings.
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Hertford House Manchester Square | Manchester Square, London W1U 3BN, England
Marylebone
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Reviewed yesterday

the decor and ambiance make the place,The food for a restaurant/cafeteria style place is good in terms of variety & quality

Thank ljfleury
Reviewed yesterday

Where else in London can you see such a beautiful collection for Free!? Amazing- from old armory, furniture and curtains to beautiful portraits and fine medallions. A Feast for the eyes Will definitely return and more than once

Thank Lyuba K
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in London over the Christmas holiday and made the rounds of many of the excellent museums. It wasn't until our 2nd week that we made it over to see the Wallace Collection, but it was instantly one of the highlights of the entire...More

Thank Howard R
Reviewed 2 days ago

I'd previously lived in London for many years but, for some reason, had never managed to get to see the Wallace Collection. On this visit, as it was close to where I was staying in Marylebone and had a couple of hours to kill, I...More

Thank RobinB989
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of famous paintings (including several Landseers) and interesting furniture and porcelain. All on a very managable scale - no crowds and no pressure to whizz through the collection at speed. Worth dropping in to see a few rooms at a time (and grab a...More

Thank KFofCStP
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is incredible that you enter this museum free of charge. The building is beautiful and in addition to furniture and paintings it has the most magnificent collection of armour and weapons, jewelled knives and pistols made for napoleon and latterly in the hands of...More

Thank SuttonColdfieldCas
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have returned several times to enjoy the extravagance and beauty of this collection. Not to be missed

Thank Lynda T
Reviewed 6 days ago

Those visiting this art gallery will expect an afternoon (maybe morning) of culture: looking at paintings and priceless works of art. They will not be expecting to burst into laughter as at a comedy show, That said, “The Laughing Cavalier” (Frans Hals, 1624) is there...More

Thank Doreen G
Reviewed 1 week ago

very harmonious collection of 18th century art. Visibly built with exhibition in mind, yet sufficiently cosy to have the feeling of a home. One draws inevitably a parallel with the Frick Collection in NYC.

Thank geertvdh
Reviewed 1 week ago

While you're enjoying the art, and I did-especially Rembrant's portrait of his son and the recently restored Canalettos, don't forget to reflect on the lives led by the people who lived here amid this amazing wealth. And conversely, the lives led by those who did...More

Thank Bucky1836
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linpat12017
13 November 2017|
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Free entry.
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yes to all of those. very accessible.
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