Museum of Childhood Open daily 10.00 to 17.45 Admission free Menu

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V&A Museum of Childhood
Cambridge Heath Road
London E2 9PA
United Kingdom

Museum switchboard
Tel +44 (0)20 8983 5200
Open Monday to Sunday, 10.00-17.45

General enquiries
Please see below for department contact details.

School groups and event bookings
Tel +44 (0)20 8983 5205
Visit our Learning pages for information on booking a school visit, or to find out about our SEN scheme and hospital schools outreach work.

Collections & Donations
Your collections enquiry may be answered, or partially answered, on our Collections FAQ page. Please read this before contacting the collections team.

The Museum’s exhibitions and displays are currently programmed to 2017. At this stage we will not be considering any further proposals until the autumn of 2016.
Visit our Touring exhibitions pages to find information for museums on how to hire a V&A Museum of Childhood touring exhibition.

Press or marketing enquiries, filming and photography
Visit our Press office page for the latest press releases and information about sourcing images for press use.

Corporate and private hire
Visit our Corporate and private hire pages

Children’s parties
Visit our Children’s parties pages

Volunteering and work placements
Visit our Volunteering page for current opportunities

V&A Museum of Childhood
Bethnal Green

The Museum is open daily from 10.00 to 17.45 in Bethnal Green, London.

Visit us

Exhibition - Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories

22 July 2017 – 25 February 2018. Michael Morpurgo is one of Britain's best loved story makers and this unique exhibition showcases, the notebooks and manuscripts that became the classics we know today.

View the exhibition

Growing Up in London 1930 - 1960

Growing up in London

Wednesday 31 Jan, 28 Feb, 14 Mar. A series of illustrated talks by Peter Cox based on his book Growing Up in London 1930–1960.

Find out about activities

V&A Museum of Childhood collections

Discover the national collection of Childhood related objects, from ideas to design, toys to schoolbooks. All Museum of Childhood Objects