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


Author: Andrew Lewis (Digital Content Delivery Manager)
Report from Bits 2 Blogs, Newcastle, 19 March 2013, organised by Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums - the 'annual event for anyone working in the North East cultural heritage sector who is passionate about using new ideas and new technologies to engage new audiences' This was a thoroughly enjoyable and thought-provoking day - an interesting mix of people speaking on topics ranging from...
Author: Lizzy Bullock (Content Editor - Digital Media)
On Friday 15 March 2013 I had the pleasure of attending Culture Geek at the Barbican, London. Below I have documented the day (apologies to anyone whose presentation I have had to summarise very briefly for space).09.20The day kicked off with the keynote speech from Pherabe Kolb, Associate Director of Strategic Communications, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC. The presentation outlined the...
Author: Andrew Lewis (Digital Content Delivery Manager)
On 12 March 2013, it was our turn to host the latest Online Manager's Forum, an informal gathering of people working in London museums and other cultural organisations, which meets every 2-3 months or so, to pool knowledge and ideas on cultural digital services.Asking visitorsThe topic for this session was finding out what museum visitors really want from mobile devices and mobile digital...