William Dyce, 'Pegwell Bay, Kent - a Recollection of October 5th 1858' ?1858-60

Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 to the present day and international modern and contemporary art

Who we are

Tate's Board of Trustees, organisation structure, funding, history and policies

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Working at Tate

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Tate's charitable status

Tate is a charity. This allows us to raise funds from sponsorship, donations and legacies

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Our work

Tate's work ranges from conservation and research to learning and media

History of Tate

Tate first opened its doors to the public in 1897. Today it has four major sites and 70,000 artworks