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Members Hours: Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley, ‘Frontispiece to Chopin’s Third Ballade’ 1895
Aubrey Beardsley, Frontispiece to Chopin’s Third Ballade 1895. Tate

See the exhibition in the morning hours before the gallery opens to the public

Start your day by exploring Aubrey Beardsley’s largest exhibition for 50 years.

Discover the erotic, the elegant, the humorous and the whimsical within this exhibition of his illustrations taken from a seven year period of his career.

The Members Room opens at 10.00, so after you’ve visited the show why not head there for a coffee and a bite to eat? Alternatively, show your membership card in the Djanogly Café on the Lower Floor for 10% discount.

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Manton entrance

London SW1P 4RG
Plan your visit


29 August 2020 at 09.00–10.00

30 August 2020 at 09.00–10.00

  • Timed tickets must be booked online before visiting


FREE with ticket for Members

See Booking and Ticketing FAQs

Content warning: Many of Aubrey Beardsley’s works use deliberately provocative imagery, including nudity and sexually explicit content.


  • Carefully managed visitor numbers
  • A one-way route
  • Increased cleaning regimes in toilets and high use areas
  • Protective screens on desks and counters
  • Hand sanitiser dispensers throughout the gallery
  • The cloakroom is closed so avoid bringing bulky coats or bags


  • Please follow all the safety instructions onsite
  • Keep your distance and act on any guidance our staff give you
  • Pay by card or contactless
  • Use the hand santiser provided and wash your hands regularly
  • If you are not feeling well, help keep everyone safe by staying at home

For more information take a look through our frequently asked questions.

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