Tickets for Royal Academy of Arts

Visit the Royal Academy and explore the cradle of British art

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Overview
Opening hours
Friday:  Closed
Saturday:  Closed
Sunday:  Closed
Monday:  Closed
Tuesday:  Closed
Wednesday:  Closed
Thursday:  Closed
Highlights
  • Explore world-class art at the gorgeous Burlington House in Piccadilly
  • See incredible exhibitions featuring works by world-renowned artists in a historic setting
  • See art presented in an array of media, including print, architecture, painting, and film
Description

Visit Britain's oldest fine art society at the Royal Academy of Arts, and see 250 years of masterful art from internationally-renowned artists, lesser-known geniuses, and burgeoning talents. Check out incredible exhibitions teeming with jaw-dropping art, hear from the artists and curators behind them, socialise in amazing spaces and lots more.

The Royal Academy of Arts has been championing art and artists for 250 years and is Britain's oldest institution devoted entirely to the arts. A privately funded and governed society, it is the society for artists by artists.

Discover impressive work in the Academy's permanent free collection or visit one of their renowned temporary exhibitions.

There's always something new to see at the Royal Academy, so keep an eye on the exhibitions and dive in when the artistic itch strikes!

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Ticket features
Instant ticket delivery
Smartphone tickets accepted
What's included
Entrance to the Royal Academy
Entrance to the Bill Viola / Michelangelo exhibition
Other exhibitions or events
Audio guide (available for an extra fee)
Instructions
  • Show your smartphone ticket directly at the entrance of the exhibition
  • Your timeslot is the opening time of the exhibition, you can arrive at any moment during the day
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are not possible for this ticket
  • Changes are not possible for this ticket
Venue
Address
The Royal Academy of Arts
Piccadilly, W1J 0BD, London
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Audio guide
Available for an extra fee
Insider tip

The Royal Academy's location at Burlington House is also the home of the Linnean Society, where Charles Darwin first presented his paradigm-shattering theory of evolutionary biology.

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Ratings & reviews
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Oct 28, 2019
Excellent-very nice staff-Exhibition on Helene schjerfbeck was wonderful-nice cafe-Top venue
Aug 17, 2019
great selection of art work - cafe was not too shabby either - went back couple of times
Aug 16, 2019
As ever, the Summer Show was stimulating & thought provoking. Entry easy with the ticket on the phone.

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What do these tickets include?
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