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In line with government guidance, the Royal Academy of Arts is closed. We will reopen on 3 December. Please contact us with your ticket enquiries.

A NEW HOME FOR ART & IDEAS

Varnishing Day: A Moment in Time

Made exclusively for the Friends of the RA, "Varnishing Day: A Moment in Time" features the work of 100 Royal Academicians.

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Opening hours

The Royal Academy of Arts is closed. We will reopen on 3 December when lockdown restrictions are lifted.

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Bookings

Please contact us if you have ticket enquiries or want to move your tickets to a future date.

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Burlington House,
Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BD.

6 Burlington Gardens,
London, W1S 3ET

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Shop

Take a virtual trip to the RA Shop and find gifts for all the art-lovers in your life, from original art and editions, to art materials, books, lifestyle and more.

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Support

We know this is a tough time but if you can, please support the RA. With your help, we can make sure the RA is here for you – and everyone – long into the future.

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Watch

Discover some of our most popular videos.

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Make

We think it’s high-time to zone out at the crafts table. Here are some kid-friendly projects the whole family can try at home.

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