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The Imagination Station. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

The Imagination Station. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

‘Terrific idea. Loved the way it got the kids out into the Museum and to use their imagination – loads of it!'
Parent after Imagination Station activity

‘We had a fun time going through the Museum, especially the glass exhibition which gave us a lot of ideas. My son really enjoyed making his artwork afterwards. Brilliant.’
Parents after Imagination Station activity

The Imagination Station is all about creativity and ideas. Visit to have fun exploring the Museum and let your imagination run wild. Activities are devised with artists and facilitated by our expert family friendly team. Activities are often inspired by current exhibitions and displays to enhance a visit to the Museum. The Imagination Station is a free and drop-in activity available during school holidays from 10.30 - 17.00. Activities are for all ages with specific ideas for under 5s. Pick up the activity of the day with materials from our team at the Imagination Station and then zoom around the Museum to get inspiration before drawing or making your idea.

Visit the Family Art Fun Calendar for more details about holiday activities.

Drawing in the galleries @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Drawing in the galleries @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: Invent your coat of arms on a flag or shield @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: Invent your coat of arms on a flag or shield @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: design the enchanted wood from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: design the enchanted wood from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: design the enchanted wood from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: design the enchanted wood from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: Design a character for the Hollywood screen @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: Design a character for the Hollywood screen @ Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: Design a creature from under the Deep Blue Sea © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Imagination Station: Design a creature from under the Deep Blue Sea © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

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Imagined Interiors: Representing the Domestic Interior since the Renaissance (Hardback)

Imagined Interiors: Representing the Domestic Interior since the Renaissance (Hardback)

This innovative book examines the changing ways in which the domestic interior has been represented in the West over the last five hundred years. Look…

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The Museum of Savage Beauty

The Museum of Savage Beauty interactive web feature explores the hidden stories and craftsmanship behind some of the most remarkable objects made by Alexander McQueen and his creative collaborators. Here the designer's iconic pieces are placed alongside historical objects from the V&A’s collections, which represent some of the many design traditions that inspired him.

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Event - The Imagination Station - Christmas & New Year

Mon 28 December 2015–Mon 04 January 2016

FAMILY EVENT: Create imaginative seasonal decorations and decorate our tree.

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