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The Tate Modern was opened in May 2000 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
It is the national gallery of international modern and contemporary art, from 1900 to nthe present. In June 2008 this included a free exhibition of street art featuring huge pictures on the outside walls.
Admission to the displays is free, but donations are welcomed. Special exhibitions cost 10.

Open Sunday- Thursday 10.00=18.00; Friday and Saturday from 10.00-22.00.
Free guided tours are available. Wheelchairs, pushchairs are catered for, and it is fully accessible to those who are deaf and blind.
Shops stock books on architecture, art and London , as well as other gifts for adults and children.
There are cafes and restaurants on Level 2 and Level 7,
A boat links Tate Modern with Tate Britain every 40 minutes from Bankside Pier.

Address: Bankside, SE1
Directions: Southwark or Blackfriars tubes
Phone: 0 20 7887 8000
Website: http://www.tate.org.uk

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  • Written Jun 13, 2008
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