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Visit to the Tate Library and Arhchive stores


12:30 pm

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Visit to the Tate Library and Archive stores

The visit will include a tour of the Library and Archive stores, and then a display of material from both collections in the Archive and Special reading room.

The Tate Library collection contains 250,000 published books and exhibition catalogues, covering British art from 1500 and International art from 1900. It also houses an extensive journal, ephemera and artist book collection.

The Tate Archive collection contains a wealth of unpublished material on British artists and organisations since 1900. Major collections within the Tate Archive include Francis Bacon, the Bloomsbury group and Barbara Hepworth.

Tate Britain

Visitors to meet in The Manton Entrance on Atterbury Street

Underground: Pimlico (Victoria Line, 600 metres approx.), Vauxhall (Victoria line, 850 metres approx.), Westminster (Jubilee, District and Circle Lines).

Please note that places for this visit are limited. To book a place, please fill in our online booking form at,com_philaform/Itemid,98/form_id,2/
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