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

Samantha Safer

Author: Samantha Safer (Head of Brand Communications)
One could go so far as to say the Victoria and Albert Museum was built on love, with the story of our very own Victoria and Albert. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert were closely involved in the formation of the Museum at South Kensington that would eventually bear their name, and many of the early purchases made for the Museum find parallels in the works of art chosen by the Queen and Prince...
Author: Samantha Safer (Head of Brand Communications for V&A Shop)
2013 saw the V&A Shop embark on a very exciting and successful collaboration with Harper's Bazaar to produce bespoke and limited edition covers of their coveted glossy magazine. The issues - all exclusive to the V&A and most of which have sold out on print runs of up to 400 - have become collectors’ items.We launched our collaboration with Harper’s Bazaar last February (...
Author: Samantha Safer (Head of Brand Communications for V&A Shop)
The V&A Shop head office are trying to make the world better with a sweater for Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Save the Children. (Most) of our Shop team have participated and are feeling the festive and creative spirit.The range of Christmas Jumpers on show is commendable - from glitzy glam knitwear, to traditional British fair ilse patterns, comical slogan styles and fancy bauble designs....