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Run by artists since 1768, we’re celebrating 250 years by opening up like never before. Step inside a new home for art and ideas.

Summer Exhibition online sales extended!

The 250th Summer Exhibition has now closed, but you can still buy some works online.

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Opening times

Exhibitions
Daily 10am–6pm
Friday 10am–10pm
Cafés and shops
Open early and late; hours vary.

All opening times

Free entry

Entry is free – some exhibitions and events will be charged separately.

Free

Find us

Burlington House
Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BD
6 Burlington Gardens
London, W1S 3ET

Plan your visit

What’s on

Explore our world-class exhibition programme, with brand new galleries – and for the first time, free displays of art and architecture. Browse our range of upcoming talks, courses and events too.

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See

Need inspiration? Here's just a taste of the art and architecture that's on offer around the new RA.

Plan your visit

Meet

The new RA has even more places to meet, eat and drink. Stop for a quick coffee, a lazy lunch or dinner and drinks.

Explore our social spaces

Make

Home to the UK's longest established art school, the RA has always had making at its heart. Come and try an art class or workshop, or find inspiration to create at home.

Debate

Run by artists, we’re a platform for independent points of view about art and culture, and we’d love to exchange ideas with you.

More art, more ideas

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Let's dance!

The RA Collection in 250 objects

In this themed gallery, we're tapping, twirling and stomping our way from antiquity to today. Check out 10 beautiful works of art capturing dance.

Mary Beard's mythology trail

Online tour

As you wander our free Collection displays, Mary Beard will tell you the classical stories behind the works.

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