An image showing the beach at St Ives, with Tate St Ives in the background

Opening times

Tate St Ives and Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

March – September 2015

Open daily
10.00–17.20 (last admission 17.00) 

October 2015 – February 2016

The Barbara Hepworth Museum and the Visitor Centre will be open daily 10.00–16.20 (last admissions 16.00).

March - May 2016

The Barbara Hepworth Museum will be open daily 10.00–17.20 (last admissions 17.00) and the Visitor Centre will be open daily 10.00-16.20.

The main gallery, café and shop will be temporarily closed during this period. Please see the updates on our Tate St Ives Project. Find out the Café and Shop opening times.

Gallery announcements

Any short-term issues that could affect your visit will be listed on the Tate St Ives gallery announcements page


Combined Tate St Ives/Barbara Hepworth ticket (one visit to each site over seven days): £11/£8.80 concessions (without donation £10/£8)

Tate St Ives

£8.25/£6.60 concessions
(without donation £7.50/£6)

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

£6.60/£5.50 concessions
(without donation £6/£5)

Help Tate by including the voluntary donation to enable Gift Aid

Concessions apply to 60s and over, students over 18, visitors with disabilities, job seekers.

Discounted tickets for pre-paid groups of 10 or more (all groups must be pre-booked).

Free entry for Tate Members, 18s and under.

The shop and café at Tate St Ives are free to visit.

All visitors travelling to the gallery or museum by public transport receive £1 off admission on production of a valid ticket at the time of purchase (not to be used in conjunction with any other offer). For more information on public transport to the gallery call Traveline on 08712 002 233 or visit

Art Pass

Enjoy seven days unlimited access to Tate St Ives, Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, the Leach Pottery and Penlee House Gallery and Museum. Includes 10 per cent discount at Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange shops.

£15/£10 concessions, available from all participating venues.

Advance tickets

Contact us

Call +44 (0)1736 796 226 
TextPhone 18801 7027400