A tour guide discusses Sir John Everett Millais Ophelia 1851-2 as part of a private tour

Group tours and talks are excellent ways to get the most out of Tate Britain.

Private tours

Private tours highlight key works from the Tate collection. They last for one hour.

Choose from a general highlights tour or focus on a specific artist or movement such as Turner or the Pre-Raphaelites.

Alternatively we can organise a tailor-made tour for your group on a theme of your choice. If you would like to include sketching during your tailor-made tour, please let us know when booking.

Permanent collection tours

  • 60 minutes
  • £10 per person (minimum group size of 15 or price £150)

Foreign language tours

  • 60 minutes
  • £14 per person (minimum group size of 15 or price £210)

Tailor-made tours

  • 90 minutes
  • £14 per person (minimum group size of 15 or price £210)

Book a private tour

To book or discuss call +44 (0)20 7887 4946 or email tour.bookings@tate.org.uk.

  • There is an extra charge for tours taking place on a bank holiday
  • Smaller groups are welcome; please refer to the minimum price of each tour
  • You may also be interested in Tours for Two

Tate to Tate tours

Enjoy a tour of Tate Modern in the morning, a relaxing trip on the Tate Boat and a tour of Tate Britain in the afternoon.

  • £24.50 per person (minimum group size of 15)
  • Foreign language tour rate: £32.50 per person

Book a Tate to Tate tour

To find out more and book call +44 (0)20 7887 4946 or email tour.bookings@tate.org.uk.

Exhibition private lecture

Get the most out of Tate’s special exhibitions with a private lecture by a Tate lecturer for your group.

  • 60 minutes
  • £10 per person (minimum group size of 20 or price of £200)
  • Available Monday to Friday, subject to availability

There is an extra charge for lectures taking place on a bank holiday.

Book an exhibition private lecture

To find out more and book call +44 (0)20 7887 4946 or email tour.bookings@tate.org.uk.

Exhibition package

Make a day of it with our exhibition package. Enjoy tea and coffee on arrival, a private lecture, a buffet lunch and exhibition entry.

  • £39 per person, concessions £37 (minimum group size of 20)
  • Available Monday to Friday, subject to availability

Book an exhibition package

To find out more and book call +44 (0)20 7887 4946 or email tour.bookings@tate.org.uk.

Morning private views

Enjoy Tate without the crowds with a private tour before opening hours.

  • £1,000 plus VAT* (for up to 25 people)
  • *Requires a 10% deposit to secure the booking

Book a morning private view

To find out more and book call +44 (0)20 7887 4946 or email tour.bookings@tate.org.uk.

Booking information

  • To find out more and book call +44 (0)20 7887 4946 or email tour.bookings@tate.org.uk
  • We recommend booking at least two weeks in advance
  • Tours take place during gallery opening hours unless otherwise stated