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Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

Open today: 10:00 - 17:15
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This is a MUST visit museum!!!

We bought the combined Tate and Hepworth ticket (its a short walk between the two and there's a map... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Resurgam20
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Dorset, United Kingdom
The plaster and stone workshops

Our seven year old loved visiting here. All the tools and materials left in place in her plaster... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Scott R
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The Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden contains the largest group of Hepworth's works, permanently on display where she lived and worked from 1949 until 1975.
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Barnoon Hill, St Ives TR26 1AD, England
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

We bought the combined Tate and Hepworth ticket (its a short walk between the two and there's a map with the tickets at the Tate btw). Although the display posace is limited internally, it is an informative timeline of the life and works in chronological...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Our seven year old loved visiting here. All the tools and materials left in place in her plaster and stone workshops were amazing. At Tate St Ives, they have a small video booth off one of the galleries with a film about Hepworth, her sculpting...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Finally found this hidden gem after four previous attempts. Beautiful haven in a busy town. Wonderful sculptures in a peaceful setting- even in the rain

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Having done the Tate twice before we wanted something new. As this is a museum, former home and studio and sculpture garden, despite being small it has a lot to offer. Spent an enjoyable hour here soaking up the atmosphere and sculptures and views from...More

Thank EMEMIRIS
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Whilst not the cheapest option it is well worth a visit. The museum is interesting, whilst the garden is both beautiful and tranquil. The sculptures are just wonderful.

Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Fascinating shrine to this famous artist and Cornish Bard. Make sure you watch the film on a loop showing Barbara Hepworth sculpting at the Tate St Ives BEFORE you visit the BH museum. Makes this visit very poignant. Garden exhibits and her workshop in the...More

Thank Sm0ky
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Just a small but comprehensive museum and garden but an escape from the endless paintings of St Ives harbour seen around the town.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful sculpture garden and history of the sculptor herself. Very serene and a must for anyone interested in this kind of art. Only disappointment was the rudeness and arrogance of the man on the till the day I visited. Apart from this I would still...More

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TateStIves, Guest Relations Manager at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments following your recent visit to the museum.I'm pleased you enjoyed the experience but sorry to hear you found the gentleman on reception rude and arrogant. We have a strong programme of customer service training in...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Well worth the visit . Her garden set out the way it is is fantastic and a great place to visit , never mind going to the Tate modern this is the one to go too.

Thank dave l
Reviewed 27 May 2018

A beautiful and charming garden and museum of sculpture by the incredible and innovative artist Barbara Hepworth. Worth a visit.

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d m
15 September 2017|
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Response from TateStIves | Property representative |
Hello The Museum and Garden is open each day from 10.00 - 17.20 until 30th October.
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zoewillson
17 August 2017|
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Response from TateStIves | Property representative |
Hello Unfortunately, due to the nature of the garden and museum, we only allow registered service animals to accompany visitors.
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EastSussexBeebee
16 February 2017|
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Response from TateStIves | Property representative |
Adult entry - £6.00 Concessions - £5.00 18's and under are free. Many thanks for your question.
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