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London For Toddlers: Dulwich Picture Gallery

Photo Credit: © Dulwich Picture Gallery

All ages

Dulwich Picture Gallery

South London

Free - £17.50

Dulwich Picture Gallery is a vibrant cultural hub hosting some of the UK’s leading exhibitions alongside its Permanent Collection of Baroque masterpieces while staging a wide-ranging programme of public events, practical art and community engagement.

The Gallery welcomes families and offers a range of visitor services to make your day easy to manage.

Gallery Admission is free for children under the age of 18. This includes entry to our temporary Exhibitions, Collection and Displays. We recommend booking Under 18 tickets in advance online as capacity is limited due to social distancing measures.

The Gallery runs a host of family activities for all ages.

Discover the colourful family planter trail, inspired by the previous Unearthed exhibition, for families to use together whilst exploring the gardens of Dulwich Picture Gallery.


Adult with donation: £17.50
Friends go free
Art Fund / Student / Disabled visitors with donation: £10
Companion: free
Under 30s with donation: £8.75
Universal Credit / Pension Credit: £1 - How to book a £1 ticket
Under 18s: free


The Gallery is open:
Tuesday to Sunday, 10am–5pm. (inc. bank holidays.)

Visit the Shop:
Tuesday to Sunday, 10am–5pm.

The Café is open:
Monday, 9am–3pm
Tuesday to Saturday, 8am–5pm
Sunday, 9am–5pm.

Enjoy the Gardens:
Monday to Saturday, 8am–6pm
Sunday, 9am–6pm.

Dulwich Picture Gallery

Gallery Road

SE21 7AD


Brixton, Peckham


P4, 3, 37, P13


There is FREE PARKING on Gallery Road, directly outside the Gallery.


Families are welcome to bring packed lunches. During nice weather families can picnic on the grounds. We do not have a designated lunchroom.


There is level access to enter the Gallery via the main entrance from College Road and to exit via the shop onto Gallery Road. All areas within the Gallery are all on one level. Prams can be left at the owner’s risk along the walls in the glass cloister.
Public toilets, including a unisex accessible toilet with a baby changing station, are located in the corner of the glass cloister next to the Linbury Room.
Breast-feeding is allowed anywhere in the Gallery, folding portable stools are available
The Café has a children’s menu and high-chairs. Bottle warming services are also available.


We welcome guide, hearing and assistance dogs in all areas of the Gallery. Water bowls are available on request from the Gallery Café.


Step-free Access All areas of the Gallery are on one level. Please note, however, that neither West Dulwich nor North Dulwich railway stations have step-free access.
Disabled parking spaces are available by driving through the Gallery gates on Gallery Road into the parking area.
Toilets Public toilets, including a unisex accessible toilet, are located in the corner of the glass cloister next to the Linbury Room.
Folding portable stools are available in the Gallery, please ask a member of staff for assistance.

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