Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Explore the breathtaking treasures and hidden gems of more than 2,000 years of art and design. From the spectacular collections to our captivating exhibitions and events, there is something for everyone. Plan your visit or browse our galleries at home using the V&A Digital Map. Take part in a learning activity or further your knowledge in the National Art Library. Meanwhile, the V&A bloggers give you a fascinating glimpse at what goes on behind the scenes. There is so much to discover in the world's greatest museum of art and design.

Private Group Tours & Talks

We offer a wide range of tours to meet your group requirements. Whether a group has a special area of interest, wishes to explore a particular gallery or just get an overview of the Museum's collection the Groups Team can help.

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Constable Double Sided Greeting Card - Branch Hill Pond, Hampstead||EVAEX

Constable Double Sided Greeting Card - Branch Hill Pond, Hampstead||EVAEX

Double sided card showing Branch Hill Pond, Hampstead and a newly discovered work on the reverse.   V&A conservators discovered this oil …

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Event - Renaissance Portraits

Fri 05 June 2015–Fri 26 June 2015

FOUR WEEK SHORT COURSE: Explore the evolution and important social role of portraiture in the Renaissance. Discover how portraits were made, and how they were used in contexts ranging from marriage to death, dynasty to devotion.

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