Tate Britain

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Tate Modern

Listed in: Museums & Galleries, Museums & Galleries, Museums & Galleries

Area: Chiswick Fulham Ealing

Tate Modern is the UK's most popular modern art gallery, showing contemporary art from around the globe.

Family Activities
Open Studio Every weekend and Thursdays and Fridays during school holidays, 11.00–16.00. Visit Open Studio to experiment, play and create with ideas and materials before or after visiting the related artworks in the free collection.

Sonic Trails Available from the Welcome Room, Saturdays and Sundays plus school holidays Thursdays and Fridays. FREE. Explore Tate with Sonic Trails specially created by selected sound artists. Starting with Emiliano Zelada’s A Wild Chase, take a journey into nature and space through the levels of Tate Modern.

Families Welcome Room Every weekend, 11.00 – 16.00. Activities for children and families. View Tate through the eyes of a filmmaker by picking up specially created tools from the Welcome Room. Enjoy the colours, shapes and lights of the artworks on display and make your visit to Tate Modern a cinematic experience. Don’t forget to bring your phone or camera to show the Welcome Room assistants what you’ve done in the gallery!

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Tate Britain is the home of British art, from 1500 to the modern day.

Open Studio
Every weekend. Additionally, Thursdays and Fridays during school holidays, 11.00 – 16.00. Open Studio promotes creativity, improvisation and play for all ages. In Material, Tate Britain’s first Open Studio, has been devised by artist Albert Potrony. Experiment with larger than life materials, make connections and create continually evolving sculptures inspired by artwork in the Tate collection.

Families welcome area
Every weekend. Additionally, Thursdays and Fridays during school holidays, 11.00–16.00. Visit the new Welcome Area at Tate Britain and choose an activity for your family to enjoy together in the galleries. Activities encourage exploration and understanding of architecture, space, scale and the everyday.

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Admission to Tate Modern and Tate Britain is free, except for special exhibitions. Become a Tate Member or Patron and get free entry to special exhibitions.