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Tate Modern

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About Tate Modern

Based inside a former power station, this is one of the leading art galleries for modern and contemporary art in the world.

Hosts a large number of permanent collections, but also a number of temporary exhibitions.

The massive turbine hall is often given over the large site-specific installations.
 

Address

Tate Modern,
Bankside,
London,
SE1 9TG

Ticket prices

The main gallery and most of the rooms are free to visit - they charge for temporary exhibitions.

Prices last checked September 2023.

Link to Tate Modern's website

Opening Hours

The gallery is open from 10am to 6pm every day.

Last entry 5:30pm and galleries start closing 5:50pm

Usually closed on 24th, 25th and 26th December.

Opening hours last checked September 2023.

Accessibility

For accessibility information, click here.
What's the nearest railway station to Tate Modern

The nearest station is London Blackfriars station which is 0.3 miles away.

News

Yoko Ono’s avant-garde journey: A dive into experimental art at Tate Modern

Feb
20
2024

Tate Modern’s next monumental Turbine Hall artwork will be by Mire Lee

Feb
14
2024

Tate Modern reopens its 10th floor viewing gallery

Sep
05
2023

Tate Modern’s exhibition captures the vastness of Africa’s photographic artistry

Aug
01
2023

A new riverside bar and café for the Tate Modern

Jun
25
2023

Mondrian meets Af Klint at the Tate Modern

May
16
2023

Tate Modern loses privacy court case from neighbouring flat owners

Feb
01
2023

Cecilia Vicuña: Brain Forest Quipu at Tate Modern

Oct
24
2022

Tate’s Cezanne blockbuster is full of fruit and fruity paintings

Oct
04
2022

The delayed Maria Bartuszová exhibition opens at the Tate Modern

Sep
21
2022

Cezanne comes to the Tate Modern

May
11
2022

Tate’s Infinity Mirror Rooms exhibition extended to next year

Mar
14
2022

Floating aliens fills the Tate Modern

Oct
13
2021

Tate Modern wants you to scribble all over its main floor

Aug
03
2021

The sad sight of Beuys’ Acorns outside the Tate Modern

May
11
2021

Rodin exhibition coming to Tate Modern for the summer

Feb
23
2021

Tate Modern’s slavery judging fountain

Aug
19
2020

Send robots to look at British art

Feb
06
2014

Some old almshouses behind the Tate Modern

Mar
23
2011

Early Experiments in Computer Animation

May
26
2008

 

Exhibitions open at the moment

El Anatsui: Behind the Red Moon
A monumental sculptural installation made of thousands of metal bottle tops and fragments.
El Anatsui: Behind the Red Moon
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Sun 14th April
2023-10-10
2024-04-14
Delve into the powerful, participatory work of artist and activist Yoko Ono
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Sun 1st September
2024-02-15
2024-09-01

 

Exhibitions opening soon

 Expressionists Kandinsky, Münter and The Blue Rider
Discover the story of the friendships that made modern art
Open from Thu 25th April to Sun 20th October
 Expressionists Kandinsky, Münter and The Blue Rider
2024-04-25
2024-10-20

Forthcoming events

Since Tate Modern first opened in 2000, it has become a London landmark, not just for the art it houses, but also for the architecture of the building itself.
2024-03-16
Saturday, 16th Mar 2pm to 3:30pm
 
Southwark
Southwark