Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The V&A's collections cover a vast number of design styles, from the Romanesque art and architecture of the Middle Ages, to the 20th century's radical Postmodernism. Explore the trends, themes and revolutions in design over the centuries.

The Medal Cabinet Appeal

We urgently need your help to raise £534,000 to save this rare and remarkable medal cabinet from export. We only have until July 2014 to acquire it and ensure its place in the national collections.

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A to Z of Hollywood Style

A to Z of Hollywood Style

A to Z of Hollywood Style brings together style advice from the good, the bad and the beautiful to explore the allure of some of the world’s…

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Event - Touch Tour: "Are you sitting comfortably?"

Thu 08 May 2014 11:00

TOUCH TOUR: Explore how a modern bench incorporates 6 different chair styles of historic interest.

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