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Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

Barnoon Hill, St Ives TR26 1AD, England
+44 1736 796226
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This was totally unexpected. We visited the Tate and paid for joint entry to the Tate and to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paul J
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Barbara Hepworth Musuem

Hidden little gem in the center of St. Ives. Interesting lady and fantastic sculptures. Well worth... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Janbop
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Designed by Barbara Hepworth, one of Britain's leading abstract artists, this picturesque garden holds a collection of her sculpture. Last admission 17.00
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Barnoon Hill, St Ives TR26 1AD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was totally unexpected. We visited the Tate and paid for joint entry to the Tate and to the Barbara Hepworth Sculpture garden. Well worth it - and we probably spent more time in the garden than we did in the Tate (which I found...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hidden little gem in the center of St. Ives. Interesting lady and fantastic sculptures. Well worth a visit.

Thank Janbop
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In terms of just giving you a really good flavour of an artists work- along with some fascinating and curious examples this was great. We listened in on a tour as well which was helpful and the exhibits were well labelled and explained. Enjoyed it...More

Thank Nick J
Reviewed 1 week ago

A tiny secluded garden with beautifully crafted pieces of sculpture perfectly placed. I just wanted to live there.

Thank J W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful collection of Barbara Hepworth sculptures in the environment where they were created. No art trip to St. Ives complete without it

Thank Nigel R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see in St Ives! The sculptures are truly amazing and the gardens are very calm. Andrew does a great tour of the museum which is at 1pm. In my opinion this is much better than the Tate but you can get...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

well worth a visit especially for children. I am a little skeptical when it comes to modern art, but with B H you really get what she is trying to express. The garden is particularly inspiring i was amazes by the forms and lights and...More

Thank h00ghie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An inexpensive visit as kids were free but avoid on a rainy day as most interesting part is outside. Staff were friendly. Unfortunately, even though it's sculpture, there's nothing to touch and feel. Just looking at sculpture didn't do it for the young children -...More

Thank Bennji01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is just one word for the Barbara Hepworth garden and that is INCREDIBLE !! If you go to St Ives, then you must visit here- you will not be disappointed !!!

Thank beantay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were able to enter for half price with our summer Art Fund Art Pass card. We spent a happy 45 minutes here looking around the garden. The setting really works well with the sculptures. I would have liked some more information about the sculptures...More

Thank Kathryn B
TateStIves, Visitor Experience Manager at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your feedback and I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to the museum. We have introductory tours each day that are included with admission. They last approximately 50 minutes and add another level to your visit. We also have a selection...More

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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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Southportsands
18 July 2016|
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Response from TateStIves | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. The Museum and Garden are open 7 days a week from 10.00-16.20 this November. Our normal winter opening hours are 1st November - 28th February - Tuesday to Sunday 10.00-16.20 but as the Tate is... More
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Fffffion
16 June 2015|
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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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