Tour Past event Friday, 14 February 2020

Say It With Flowers - 14 February

Decipher the symbols of moral and religious beliefs hidden in the flowers depicted on objects in the V&A’s collections

  • Blavatnik Hall, V&A South Kensington

  • Tickets cost £15.00

    Includes refreshments.

Past Event
Say It With Flowers - 14 February photo

All over the world, flowers are valued not only for their beauty and fragrance but also for the financial, moral and religious messages they convey. Join V&A guide Mireille Ellington on this Members-only tour as we decode the language of flowers as represented in decorative art.

Please note, tours involve extensive walking. If you have any accessibility requirements, please contact the Membership Events team on 020 7942 2271 or at membershipevents@vam.ac.uk. Tour end times are approximate and may vary to those shown.

Background image: Tiles with arch motif (detail), Turkey, 1570-74 © Victoria and Albert Museum