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Address: Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4BB, England
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Tate Liverpool presents displays of work from the national collection of...

Tate Liverpool presents displays of work from the national collection of modern and contemporary alongside special exhibitions. The collection embraces all media, from painting, drawing, sculpture and prints to photography, video and film, installation and performance. Entry is free except for special exhibitions. Open every day.

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Free entrance and interesting exhibits

Plenty of opportunities to cynically laugh at the occasional plain black canvas (or some other piece of nonsense) supposedly representing art, but also some fascinating pieces... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The only place in Liverpool here we haven't received decent service. The café was fairly empty but tables were not cleared, floor was littered and service was slow & haphazard. My over-priced cappuccino was cold and congealed to the cup. I appreciate that they may have had a busy period prior to my visit but a bit of effort in... More 

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Thank Artists P
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff at the Tate are quite simply outstanding. They are approachable, hospitable, knowledgeable and lovely with it. They made the trip to the museum a richer experience. The art is weird and wonderful, it's worth a visit. It's not Caravaggio, neither should it be! Have an open mind. Will go back.

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Thank Danielle R
manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great exhibitions thoughtfully curated. The staff are so helpful, this small and beautifully formed space is a joy.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not many art exhibits in this building and what there are is incredibly disappointing. (I can't help but wonder if The Tate, London decided to palm off their third rate artefacts on the provinces) I did it in half an hour, but it was worth going just to see the Lowery. The only saving grace of this space was the... More 

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Montreal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Perfect size and variation in the exhibits for a decent but not tiring visit (1 - 2hrs depending if you like to linger). Always something interesting to see and if modern art is not your thing, there is plenty to see in and around the docks.

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Bakewell, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great place to visit. The exhibitions are fascinating and thought provoking. The café is excellent too. Definitely worth visiting.

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Salisbury
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Plenty of opportunities to cynically laugh at the occasional plain black canvas (or some other piece of nonsense) supposedly representing art, but also some fascinating pieces which piqued the interest. Bit star struck from seeing an actual Mondrian, Picasso and Lowry. Listened to a presentation from an art gallery employee explaining Tracy Emin's Unmade Bed and drawing parallels between her... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of my favorite art museums and probably the highlight of my experience in Liverpool. I really liked the museum's "constellations" exhibit - the concept of grouping works of art by a theme or topic and showing how the pieces connect to each other along this theme. It really helped me understand the message of the art and draw novel... More 

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Thank Annabel W
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just back from a great, special evening at Tate. Food, service and surrounds were fantastic. Thank you to all the staff.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have to congratulate the 3 gentlemen who gave out information on 3 exhibits we particularly liked. 1, Tracy Emin's famous bed along with i'ts detritus, 2 The painters film with it's antics. 3. Ellsworth Kellys work which most people would say like I did that "I can do that" I have posted photographs to see for yourself. Looking forward... More 

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