A private tour of the collection displays at Tate Modern

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

Private tours

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

Choose from a general highlights tour or focus on a specific artist or movement such as surrealism or pop art.

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)

Friday and Saturday evening tours

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

Book a private tour

To find out more and book 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 tour

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

  • Suitable for small groups only
  • Subject to availability

Book a morning private tour

To find out more and book call 020 7887 4946 or email tour.bookings@tate.org.uk.

Evening tour and dinner package

Tate Modern’s late openings on Friday evenings allow you to admire the artworks in a relaxed atmosphere with our evening tour and dinner package.

Enjoy a private tour of the permanent collection tailored to your needs with a group of friends or colleagues, followed by a three course dinner in the  riverside café looking out onto St Paul’s Cathedral.

  • Friday evenings from 18.00
  • 60 minute tour plus dinner
  • £39 per person or £46 per person including half a bottle of wine (minimum group size of 15)
  • Example dinner menu [PDF, 20 KB]

Booking information

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

Pawel Libera Globe Theatre 2009

Pawel Libera
Globe Theatre 2009

Combine your group tour of Tate with a visit to Shakespeare’s Globe located next to Tate Modern on Bankside

Explore the London in which Shakespeare lived and worked in the world’s most comprehensive exhibition, housed beneath the Globe Theatre.
Then take a fascinating tour of the auditorium itself.  Enjoy a discounted rate when booking this package for your group.

For further information and a booking request form for this package, please visit shakespearesglobe.com/exhibition/combined-group-packages

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 times unless otherwise stated