Room 40: Fashion Galleries

This gallery is currently closed. It is scheduled to reopen on Wed 19 Mar 2014
Fashion, room 40

Room 40: Fashion

The Fashion Gallery shows European fashion, fabrics and accessories from 1750 to the present day. The display is organized chronologically around the outer circle of the gallery. Temporary exhibitions of fashion and textiles are located in the central area and upper level.

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Closed gallery

This gallery will be partly closed on the 12, 14 and 18 March 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Room 40: Fashion Galleries is scheduled to reopen on Wed 19 Mar 2014

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V&A Gallery of Fashion (Paperback)

V&A Gallery of Fashion (Paperback)

Spanning four centuries, the V&A's Fashion Collection is the most comprehensive in the world, housing unrivalled collections of dress, accessories…

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Event - Wedding Dresses 1775–2014

Sat 03 May 2014–Sun 15 March 2015

EXHIBITION: Trace the eternal fashion of the wedding dress and discover the most romantic, glamorous and iconic dresses from the last 200 years.

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