|Porthmeor Beach, St Ives
Discover how St Ives became an art capital of the world, and how a small fishing town became a famous centre of modern art.
Tate St Ives is an iconic gallery showcasing some of the best-loved British artworks of the twentieth century, alongside an ever-changing programme of exhibitions embracing the best of modern and contemporary art. The displays reveal the relationships between artists associated with St Ives, featuring work from the Tate Collection.
The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden is a 10-minute walk away where you can discover the magical home, workshops, and unique garden of one of the greatest sculptors of the twentieth century. Please note it is closed for essential maintenance 30 October – 26 December 2023.
Our rooftop café has spectacular coastal views across St Ives Bay and our shop offers a unique range of gifts inspired by local landscapes and artists, and a fantastic range of art books.
Entry to Tate St Ives is free when you become a Member, or on purchase of a £5 Locals’ Pass.
March - October
10.00am to 5.20pm (last admission 5.00pm)
November - February
Tues - Sun
10.00am - 4.20pm (last admission 4.00pm)