Art galleries are traditionally buildings and sometimes just rooms where art displays are shown. Mainly open to the public and in nearly every city worldwide, art galleries exhibit and display all works of art from little known artists through to the great masters. Most galleries have a curator who is responsible for the running and success of the gallery. Galleries can have a single exhibit from and artist but often house complete collections. Some of the most famous art galleries have priceless masterpieces from artists such as Leonardo Da Vinci, Michelangelo and Vincent Van Gogh. Admission is free to public
art galleries in the UK, but in most other countries there is an admission charge to get in. More galleries are taking to holding events and educational programmes where visitors can learn facts about the exhibits and the artists who created them. Art galleries are amazing places of discovery and we encourage you to click on the galleries below to find out more.