ExhibitionUntil 5 January 2020Olafur Eliasson returns to Tate Modern with this unmissable exhibition
ExhibitionUntil 5 Jul 2020The largest UK exhibition of this influential artist, teacher, and curatorFree entry
ExhibitionUntil 9 Feb 2020The visionary artist who embraced mass media and new technology
ExhibitionUntil 5 Apr 2020Acclaimed artist Kara Walker presents one of the most ambitious Hyundai Commissions to dateFree entry
Free Collection Displays
Talk15 Nov 2019Join acclaimed artist Alfredo Jaar for this exclusive event
Film23 Nov 2019A rare chance to see the artist’s singular essay film
Talk3 Dec 2019Hear an exclusive artistic response to Nam June Paik’s work
Performance2 Dec 2019Join poets and spoken word artists as they respond to Kara Walker’s 2019 Hyundai Commission
London SE1 9TG
Southwark (Jubilee Line, 600 metres approx
Blackfriars: District and Circle Line, 800 metres approx
St Paul's: Central Line, 1,100 metres approx.
Routes 45, 63 and 100 stop on Blackfriars Bridge Road
Route 381 stop on Southwark Street
Route 344 stops on Southwark Bridge Road
Blackfriars 300 metres from the South exit; 800 metres from the North exit.
London Bridge 1,100 metres approx.
Cycle Hire Docking Stations are located on New Globe Street and Southwark Street.
A drop off / pick up point is situated on Holland Street, just outside the main entrance.
There are no parking facilities at Tate Modern or in the surrounding streets. Public transport is the easiest way of getting to the gallery.
A drop off / pick up point is situated on Southwark Street, a short walk from the main entrance.
In the GalleryHear how Tate staff and community voices think about migration as you walk through Tate Modern
ListRead our top tips to get the most out of your visit
In the GalleryListen to artists, curators and conservators talk about key artworks in Tate Modern
In the GalleryBe amazed by the discoveries you can make when you look longer at art
In the GalleryListen to audio descriptions about key artworks from our collection, for visually impaired visitors
TateShotsThe conceptual artist's work explores the technical and sculptural nature of photography
In Tate Modern
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