Tate is four art galleries in London, Liverpool & Cornwall known as Tate Modern, Tate Britain, Tate Liverpool & Tate St Ives. Tate is the UK home of British art from 1500 & of international modern art.
The Tate (London): "Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 to the present day and international modern and contemporary art. Tate’s work ranges from conservation and research to learning and media. Tate first opened its doors to the public in 1897. Today it has four major sites and 70,000 artworks. Tate projects range from major gallery developments to innovative research and conservation work."