Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Opening times

10.00 to 17.45 daily
10.00 to 22.00 Fridays


Actually we don't have a dog, although Dobby the House Elf seems to spend an inordinate amount of time goggling images of cute pug puppies. However I am yet again in the doghouse. As you know the husband likes nothing more than pottering about in the kitchen concocting elaborate suppers and cold collations when, quite frankly, I'd be just as happy with a tub of hummus and a bag of...
I've been a bit out of sorts recently - the Muse has packed her bags, tossed her head and matched out of the building without so much as a backward glance. I couldn't think of anything to put on paper. I tentatively suggested that Claire might like to write a guest column, hovering around her desk in an encouraging manner but to no avail. To be fair she was in the middle of dealing with about 50...