Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Each year, to celebrate the festive period, the V&A commissions a leading designer to create a Christmas tree for the Grand Entrance of the Museum. These unique installations range from lavishly decorated real trees to man-made twists on the tradition.

The Wolsey Angels Appeal

We urgently need your help to raise the £5,000,000 it will cost for the V&A to acquire four Renaissance angels cast for the tomb of Cardinal Wolsey and later in the possession of Henry VIII.

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Firewheel Tree Stud Earrings by Michael Michaud

Firewheel Tree Stud Earrings by Michael Michaud

The Firewheel Tree is an Australian rainforest tree in the Protea family that can grow up to 50 feet tall. A firm favourite of V&A customers, Mic…

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Event - Pop-up Performance - Christmas & New Year

Sat 27 December 2014–Sun 04 January 2015

FAMILY EVENT: Discover the enchanting world of The Nutcracker ballet with dance performances and interactive workshops.

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