Tate Britain: a cultural treasure of the UK

Tate Britain: a cultural treasure of the UK

Tate Britain, located on the Millbank in the borough of Westminster, resulted from the benefaction of sugar tycoon Sir Henry Tate, who gave both the building and his art collection to the nation. The Neoclassical building was designed by Sidney Smith and was opened to the public in 1897.

Tate Britain is the home of British art from 1500 to the present day. It holds the largest collection of British art in the world. See masterpieces by J.M.W. Turner, John Constable, John Everett Millais, as well as outstanding modern and contemporary art from Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, Barbara Hepworth, David Hockney and Bridget Riley – to name a few. Tate Britain showcases cutting edge British art through its temporary exhibitions and annual art commission.

What you learn:
Explore the beautiful galleries of the Tate Britain on the banks of the River Thames. Hear the stories behind the masterpieces, learn how they were made, and discover the history of Britain itself through its major artworks. Whether you are an art expert or a novice, we tailor our tours to you!

Opening times

Monday to Sunday 10.00–18.00

The average duration of the tour is 3 hours.

Additional exhibitions and expositions:
You can visit temporary exhibitions if tickets and time are available. 

*Additionally, we provide comfortable transport with a professional driver for your comfort. 
**We can meet you at the hotel or at a pre-arranged place. 
***The tour is individual, so we focus on your wishes and preferences. 

You will be accompanied by professional guides, art historians and curators, depending on the tour and excursion. 

We take care of your comfort and guarantee a lot of impressions.