Sea and road seen from the Tate St Ives site


Tate St Ives

Tate St Ives
Porthmeor Beach
St Ives
Cornwall TR26 1TG

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden
Barnoon Hill
St Ives
Cornwall TR26 1AD

Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden is a 10-minute walk from Tate St Ives and is open daily. 

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On foot

The gallery and museum are within walking distance of St Ives town centre and Porthmeor beach.

By train

A frequent rail service operates between London Paddington and St Ives via Reading, Exeter, Plymouth, Bodmin, Truro, St Erth and Penzance. A local train service operates from St Erth to St Ives. For train times and booking see:

By coach

There are daily National Express coach services from Victoria Coach Station, London. These services travel via Heathrow, Plymouth, Liskeard, St Austell, Truro, Redruth, Camborne, St Ives and Penzance – stopping at most small towns en route.

By local bus

There are regular local bus services to and from St Ives.

By car

St Ives is a 15–20 minute drive from the A30. On reaching the town, follow the brown signs to Tate St Ives. Please be aware that parking in St Ives is limited.

Shuttle bus service

A shuttle bus service runs throughout the year between the Trenwith Coach and Car Park and the town centre, which is a five minute walk from Tate St Ives. For details call St Ives Tourist Information on +44 (0)1736 796297.

Park and ride service – peak season

A train park and ride service operates from St Erth and Lelant Saltings stations between the end of May and the end of September. Visitors using the service receive £1 off Tate St Ives admission.

By air

The nearest airport is in Newquay, the regional commercial airport for Cornwall.

Contact us

Call +44 (0)1736 796 226
TextPhone 18801 702 7400