Current Time


see + do

View As:
‹ Previous | Next ›

Editors' Pick
Save For Later

Saatchi Gallery, London

See the London Guide ›
Duke of York's HQ
King's Road
England SW3 4SQ
Tube: Sloane Square, Victoria
view web site ›'s insider take:

The collector who pretty much invented the concept of the YBA (Young British Artist) and launched the careers of so many big names—such as the infamous Damien Hirst—and then married England's domestic goddess, Nigella Lawson, has moved his gallery three times in the past 25 years. In 2008, Charles Saatchi's free gallery settled in the Duke of York's Headquarters on the King's Road in Chelsea; 70,000 square feet, over four floors, were expensively renovated for the occasion. The former barracks turned temple to art opened with a bang and an excellent exhibition dedicated to new Chinese art. Works in the permanent collection include pieces by Hirst, the Chapman brothers, Tracey Emin, Sarah Lucas, Gary Hume, and Chris Ofili. There's also a café/restaurant called Gallery Mess attached to the venue, which Mrs. Saatchi highly recommends (reservations, 44-20-7730-8135).—Updated by Giovanna Dunmall

Open daily 10 am to 6 pm.

User Reviews

write a review ›

Be the first to write a review of Saatchi Gallery and share your tips with the community.

Write a Review
*The Daily Traveler: The day's best travel tips, secrets, and news that won't wait.
Information may have changed since date of publication. Please confirm details with individual establishments before planning your trip.



I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement, Privacy Policy, and Mobile Terms and Conditions.

iPhone App:

Create personalized postcards out of your favorite travel photos!

Learn More ›
Subscribe to our free RSS feeds:

Get the latest destinations picks, hot hotel lists, travel deals and blog posts automatically added to your newsreader or your personalized homepage.

Learn More ›


Special Advertisement

Contests, Sweepstakes & Promotions


Send  to your phone!

Don’t show this box again.
This information will be sent directly to your phone and waiting for you in a text message. Simple click on the url in that message or browse on your phone.
Need more help? Our FAQ may contain the answer you need.
Never want to type in your cell phone number again?
Register now with and you'll be able to save your number and enjoy other great features like this.
I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement , Privacy Policy, and mobile terms and conditions. Standard text messaging rates apply.