A private tour for two is a great way to get the most out of your visit to Tate Britain or Tate Modern. One of our knowledgeable Tate Guides will take you on a private tour showing you the highlights of the Collection or an exhibition of your choice*.
Treat yourself or give as a special gift
Daytime Private Tour £100
Evening Private Tour £120
You can round off your Tate experience with a meal in one of our excellent restaurants.
Champagne meal - enjoy a glass of champagne on arrival, three courses, tea and coffee
Afternoon tea - a selection of finger sandwiches and homemade desserts
Daytime Private Tour with champagne meal £190
Daytime Private Tour with afternoon tea £120
Evening Private Tour with champagne meal £210
All prices are for two people and include the cost of the tour
*Temporary exhibition tickets are not included
To find out more or to arrange your tour for two, call 020 7887 4946 or email.
Tours take place during gallery opening hours
Tours for Two are sold as vouchers which can be redeemed on a date of your choice and are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase. Just call or email us when you’d like to arrange a date for your tour.
The voucher will automatically be posted to the purchaser, if you are buying it as a gift and would like us to send it to the recipient on your behalf, please contact the tours department on 020 7887 4946 or by email.
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A private tour is an excellent way to get the most out of a visit to Tate Britain. There are many tours and packages to choose from.
Our Private Tours highlight key works from the permanent collection of British Art from 1500 to the present day. Choose from our selection of tours or arrange a tailor made tour to suit the specific needs of your group.
Choose one of the following tours:
- General Highlights
- Introduction to British Art
- British Art - 1500 to 1900
- British Art - 1900 onwards
- J W M Turner
The cost of these tours is £9 per person, with a minimum charge of £135. All tours are available in other languages at a cost of £14 per person, with a minimum charge of £210 (subject to availability).
These tours last for 1 hour.
Tailor made tours
- Enjoy a tour of Tate Britain tailored specifically to the interests of
your group. Whether it is a particular artist, genre or the history
of Tate Britain that you would like to focus on, we can arrange a tour to
suit your needs.
These tours last for 90 minutes.
Tailor made tours (including foreign language tours) cost £14 per person, with a minimum charge £210, and last for 90 minutes.
Maximum group size is 25 per tour; larger groups can be accommodated although a surcharge may apply for additional tour guides.
Tours are available during gallery opening hours and last for one hour.
Group leader goes free for groups of over 15 people. Please book at least two weeks in advance.
There is a £50 surcharge for tours or slide lectures taking place on a Bank holiday.
Make the most of your group visit to Tate Britain by adding a meal in the Tate Restaurant. The imaginative menus are complemented by a celebrated and well-priced wine list. Sit back and soak up the atmosphere surrounded by the specially-commissioned, Rex Whistler mural The Expedition in Pursuit of Rare Meats.
- Tea, Coffee, Biscuits
- 2 course lunch
- 3 course lunch
- Afternoon tea (a selection of finger sandwiches and homemade desserts)
Enjoy both Tate galleries in London and a trip on the new Tate Boat for just £21.00* per person, minimum of 15 people. Begin your day at Tate Britain with a highlights tour of the permanent collection and learn some of the fascinating stories behind the works on display. Then take a trip along the Thames and find out more about the exciting collection of art at Tate Modern.* Foreign Language Tour rate of £31.00.
To check availability or to
book a Private Tour call Tate Tours
on 020 7887 4946 or e-mail email@example.com.
The tours are for groups of up to 25 people per guide.