Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The Victoria and Albert Museum's collections span two thousand years of art in virtually every medium, from many parts of the world, and visitors to the Museum encounter a treasure house of amazing and beautiful objects. The story of the V&A's foundation helps to explain its astonishing richness and diversity.

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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Private Eye a Cartoon History - Signed Edition (Hardback)

Private Eye a Cartoon History - Signed Edition (Hardback)

*Signed by Ian Hislop & Nick Newman*   Celebrating the very best cartoons from Britain's premier publisher of humorous art! Featuring mor…

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Event - BSL Talk: This Time in History: What Escapes, by Rose Frain

Fri 25 April 2014 18:30

BSL TALK: As a contribution to the V&A’s centenary reflections on 1914, the distinguished artist Rose Frain has been invited to curate a small installation of objects from V&A collections alongside new original artworks, and an artist’s bookwork created for the occasion.

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