You can visit all or some of the galleries on this route, as long as you follow the one-way system designed to keep all visitors safe. There will also be access to toilets, a shop and an opportunity to buy food and drink.
What you can see
This route begins with the oldest paintings in Tate’s collection, from Tudor times. It continues through the tumultuous 17th and 18th centuries, including artists such as William Hogarth and Joshua Reynolds. The central room recreates the experience of a Victorian exhibition and includes many of the best-loved works in Tate’s collection, including Ophelia and Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose. This route ends with the First World War and its aftermath.