Wallace Collection- a hidden gem of Museum in London displays French 18th-century painting, furniture and porcelain. A superb collection of historical Armour and Weaponry with art to furniture.
Wallace Collection is a national museum in an historic London town house. In 25 art Gallery are unsurpassed displays of French 18th-century painting, furniture and porcelain with superb Old Master paintings and a world class armoury.
The Wallace collection is a family collection in origin. Its works of art were collected between about 1760 and 1880 by the first four Marquesses of Hertford and Sir Richard Wallace, the son of the 4th Marquess.
It is one of those hidden gems of museums and is well worth a visit. A superb and expansive collection of historical Armour and Weaponry with art to furniture.
Wallace Collection: Admission ticket price, opening hours
Admission Tickets: Free admission including temporary exhibitions
Opening Hours: Daily 10am – 5pm. Open on all Public Holidays. Closed 24 – 26 December
Address and nearest tube to Wallace Collection
Address: Hertford House, Manchester Square, London W1U 3BN
Telephone: 0207 563 9500, 0207 563 9524
Nearest Tube/Train Bus: Bond Street (Jubilee & Central Lines), Baker Street (Circle, Hammersmith & City, Jubilee, Bakerloo and Metropolitan Lines) and Oxford Circus (Bakerloo, Central, Victoria Lines). Train- Marylebone Rail Station. Bus- Bus Numbers 2, 10, 12, 13, 30, 74, 82, 94, 113, 137, 274. Please visit the Journey Planner of Transport for London to see how to get here.
Car parking: No parking except blue badge holders. Metered Parking on nearby streets is available. There are limited parking spaces for Blue Badge holders. But it needs to be booked in advance to reserve the space