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Events, Talks and Tours

Based on current Government advice on Coronavirus/Covid-19, we regret to inform you that Guildhall Art Gallery and London's Roman Amphitheatre will be closed to the public until further notice. Further information and updates will be posted on this page as the situation progresses.

In the meantime, our collections can be viewed online at Art UK, Collage, Watercolour World, Google Arts & Culture, and via the Smartify app. Images from our latest Celebrating City Women exhibition are also online.

Free Gallery highlights tours every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

Combine a visit to the Gallery with a free tour of the highlights of the art collection. Tours are given by a qualified Guide at 12.15pm, 1.15pm. 2.15pm and 3.15pm. Each tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.

These short highlight tours are designed for individuals and small parties (under six); they are not intended for larger / organised groups. Group tours can be arranged separately, see below.

Group tours

You can arrange a bespoke guided tour or talk on individual works of art or aspects of the City of London collection for a fee of £116. A maximum of 25 people can attend a group guided tour. They last approximately 90 minutes.

For organised tours of London's Roman Amphitheatre please contact us on 020 7332 3700 or email the Guildhall Art Gallery Team.

London's Roman Amphitheatre

Free tours - 1.15pm

  • 26 March 2020
  • 4 June 2020

Find out more about the capital’s oldest sports arena and one of the most important buildings in Roman London through this free 40-minute tour of London's Roman Amphitheatre. No booking necessary, just turn up.

Free drop-in Roman object handling - 1.15pm - 3.15pm

  • 27 March 2020
  • 5 June 2020

Have you ever wanted to handle something that's 2000 years old? Join resident archaeologist Andrew Lane to examine some genuine Roman artefacts and find out what they reveal about life in capital almost 2000 years ago. No booking necessary, just turn up.


View our exciting Families programme.

17 May 2012
Last Modified:
18 March 2020