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Tate Britain

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The home of British art from 1500 to the present day.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Millbank, London SW1P 4RG, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Tates collections are wonderful but this major temporary exhibition was amazingly good. Room after room chronicling his progress with excellent examples of his stages of development. All under one roof. Well worth the charge. After all the rest of the gallery is free.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AnnePO1
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Really good exhibition of life and work of Burne-Jones , some great drawings ,pictures and tapestries. Tremendous output and some fantastic art and decorative work from this pierod in England . Overall a exhibition well worth seeing and one that I did not know a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JamesS6523TS
Reviewed 2 days ago

It strikes me that those people who have commented that this gallery is "terrible" probably did not actually bother to walk through and study what was in the main galleries. This gallery has a world-class collection of paintings - many are well-known classics which will...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BillTheLizard
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the twor three best exhibits I hae ever seen, and I am no longer young. Burne-Jones was one of the most important Pre-Raphaelite painters, and this exhibit brings together works from all over the world,more than has been assembled in at least 40...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Terence Z
Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently spend a good 3 hours looking through the Tate Britain and I have to admit I have always missed it on my previous trips, and there have been quite a number. It is a little out of the centre of activity, probably a 20...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 391grantt
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tate Britain is a truly world class art gallery, apart for special exhibitions it is also free to enter. We have membership which gives us access to all of the exhibitions and the members room, which is useful to escape the crowds during weekends etc.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wilcoxm51
Reviewed 4 days ago

We are so lucky in the UK to have free access to culture like this. I missed out on visiting the Tate Britain many years ago when I worked in London (a poor excuse since I only worked 20mins up the road) so I really...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mermaid109
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was great to see works which are privately owned so even though I have been to many galleries seeking them out there was much that was new to me. The little drawings and sketches were exquisite and the large tapestries fascinating in their detail....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank christel
Reviewed 6 days ago

The exhibition only runs until 24th February so there's not a lot of time to make your mind up. Expected to see another member of the gang (and a great gang they were!) but although there is something there, there is a lot more as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mgtHants
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw wonderful works of art. Very engaging. Lighting and layout is engaging and has a nice chronological progression.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Anne T
March 5, 2018|
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Response from kevinleach2016 | Reviewed this property |
Weekdays are generally quieter but not by much to be honest though I have never found the queues too bad and if you are visiting a particular exhibition you can pre book and skip that queue The queues at the main entrance... More
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No, it was not permitted and there were many guard on place.
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Response from dancinmum | Reviewed this property |
We went on a Saturday in the rain and just walked straight in so I wouldn't have thought there would be a problem during the week at all with queues
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