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Tate Modern

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Tate Modern showcases international modern and contemporary art. We aim to increase everyone's enjoyment and understanding of art.
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53 Bankside, London SE1 9TG, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We wandered in to the Tate expecting a modern art museum and were met with something else. The layout is confusing, the permanent and free collection quite scattered, and for popular special exhibits, you have to pay a fee and book ahead of time online....More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed today

I went to see the "Magic Realism" (interesting but very disturbing) but loved the photography in art exhibition "shape of Light" and recommend you don't miss out!

Thank noone k
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Clock presentation was amazing. Clips from movies and shows in different languages showing clocks synched to the current time. Mesmerizing !

Thank Vsm09
Reviewed yesterday

Has great pieces of art at every corner, each floor and each hall has different themes introducing the visitor to a bunch of art masterpieces. Rothko's room was especially noteworthy. The viewing terrace at the top is also a must-visit.

Thank serefali
Reviewed yesterday

I'm not a huge fan of modern art but you simply have to visit Tate Modern to see The Clock installation by Christian Marclay. It's a masterpiece that I could have watched all day. Simply unmissable.

Thank MrsCool333
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited the Tate Modern..didn't bother with the art..went to the 10th Floor for the views over London..great views and even a cup of tea..which was rather expensive... plenty of loos....

Thank 65HappyCamper
Reviewed yesterday

Tate Modern is a great museum for many reasons. Of course it shows gorgeous and different kinds of art. From the upper store you have a great view over the city. The shop(s) are the best i've seen and the building itself is magnificent ....More

Thank arrowod
Reviewed yesterday

Tate Modern is a fantastic museum which stages some of the very best exhibitions of contemporary and modern art. We just visited what clearly is one of the best exhibitions of Picasso's arty ever presented anywhere focusing on the pivotal year 1932. No one with...More

Thank Grey C
Reviewed 2 days ago

The building is interesting and we were told that we should definitely take some time to visit the Tate Modern, even over the Tate. I don't mind modern art and I frequent our local modern art museum. We used our London pass to get the...More

Thank Amychuck
Reviewed 2 days ago

Especially in the evening, go up to the balcony,overlooking the Thames and the London skyline. Have a zen experience absorbing the massive Rothko canvasses.

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Dushinka
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
The Tate is a free museum, however, the Picasso display was worth the money. To my knowledge, there were no discounts.
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adamsmadi11
August 24, 2018|
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Response from Marianne R | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other answers. There is absolutely nothing for a 3 yr old in the Tate Modern - don't go there !
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Sightsee772935
May 11, 2018|
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Response from Diane L | Reviewed this property |
* Napier ? Spell check ? Get iswhat I meant
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