Group visits to Tate Modern

A group of visitors on a guided tour in the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern

A group of visitors on a guided tour in the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern © Tate

Tate Modern welcomes group visitors.

Book a group visit

  • Self-led group visits to Tate Modern are free
  • Groups of 10 or more must book their visit in advance

To book, please call +44 (0)20 7887 8888, or email

The maximum group size for self-led visits is 60 people. If you are coming in a large group, please divide into smaller groups of 20 during your visit.

Private tours for group

A private tour is an excellent way to make the most of your visit to Tate Modern.

Exhibition discounts

  • Discounts to special exhibitions are available for groups of 10 or more people
  • Tickets are available Monday–Friday, and must be booked and paid for at least two weeks in advance
  • For more information and to book please call +44 (0)20 7887 8888

Lecturing to your own group

If you wish to lecture to your group, please let us know when you make your booking. The maximum group size for lectures is 20 people.

Please note lecturing inside the temporary exhibitions is not permitted​.

Small groups

We welcome small groups to come to the gallery to explore and be inspired by art.

Check out our handy guide 'Make Time for Art' to support community groups visiting Tate.

Download 'Make Time for Art'

Group guiding equipment

Professional group guiding equipment is available for hire. The Antenna International system provides:

  • a microphone for your guide, and
  • an earpiece for each member of your group, so they can hear the lecture more clearly without disturbing other visitors in the gallery.

The cost is just £1.60 per person.

To book group guiding equipment or multimedia guides for your group, email: