Museum of Childhood Open daily 10.00 to 17.45 Admission free Menu

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Marketing, press and website

Joanna Bolitho

Joanna Bolitho, Marketing Manager

Katherine McClelland, Marketing Assistant


Director’s office

Rhian Harris

Rhian Harris, Director

© Rachael Chambers

Rachael Chambers, Assistant to the Director


Alison Fielding, Office Manager


© Stephen Nicholls

Stephen Nicholls, Senior Exhibitions Manager

© Sophie Sage

Sophie Sage, Exhibitions Manager

George Benson, Exhibitions Assistant



Tom Haynes, Technical Co-Ordinator


cowboy                                                Will Newton, Curator


                                                  Katy Canales, Assistant Curator

                                                 Gary Haines, Archivist


Copyright Andrea Cunningham

Andrea Cunningham, Head of Learning

Kirsty Sullivan

Kirsty Sullivan, Formal Learning Manager

Teresa Hare Duke

Teresa Hare Duke, Community Development Officer

Carolyn Bloore

Carolyn Bloore, Formal Learning Officer

Chinami Sakai

Chinami Sakai, Family Learning Officer

Copyright Madeleine Hoare

Madeleine Hoare, Assistant Schools Officer

holly                                             Holly Power, Learning Administrator

                                             Stephen Line, Hospital Schools Officer

Operations and front of house

Stephen Dolamore

Stephen Dolamore, Head of Operations

Alan McGregor

Alan McGregor, Operations Manager

Anisha Sampath

Anisha Sampath, Corporate Events Manager

Rebekah Lidwell

Rebekah Lidwell, Activity Assistant

Catherine Freeman

Catherine Freeman, Activity Assistant

© Maggie Sotiriou

Maggie Sotiriou, Activity Assistant

© Magda Page

Magda Page, Activity Assistant


V&A Museum of Childhood
Bethnal Green

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

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Exhibition - Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories

22 July 2017 – 25 February 2018. Michael Morpurgo is one of Britain’s greatest living authors for children and will be celebrated in a new, free exhibition this summer.

View the exhibition

Event - Music of War Horse

Music of War Horse

Thursday 12 October. Enjoy an evening of live music and readings from the National Theatre’s award-winning stage adaptation of War Horse, with folk musician Ben Murray.

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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