Portrait Stories App


Special features for when you visit the National Portrait Gallery in person:

Download Portrait Stories for free from the iTunes store – or visit the Gallery in person to borrow a device.

Technical requirements

Portrait Stories works beautifully on:

So that it can serve you the most up-to-date information about the portraits and people in the Gallery, the app depends on an internet connection.

When you visit the Gallery in person, use our wifi – and to take advantage of the app’s ‘nearby’ mode, enable location services and turn on Bluetooth.

We’ll keep developing the app, so if there are features you’d like to see – or problems you encounter – let us know.