Members' Tour: Muslim World Architecture

Immerse yourself in the highly influential decorative architectural elements of the Muslim world, from Muslim Spain and Mamluk Egypt, to the Mughal and Ottoman Empires.

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  • V&A South Kensington

    Cromwell Road
    London, SW7 2RL

  • Blavatnik Hall

  • For Members

  • Tickets cost £15.00

    Includes refreshments.

Past Event
Members' Tour: Muslim World Architecture photo

Through the V&A’s permanent collections in the South Asia Gallery and the Jameel Gallery, enjoy a historic overview of religious and secular architecture in Muslim lands across the globe. From exquisite glass mosque lamps and polychrome tiles to limestone carvings and ancient column capitals, the distinctive elements and decorative features found in architecture designed and built by Muslims throughout the history of Islam will be examined.

Tour end times are approximate and may vary to what is shown. Optional light refreshments will be served after the tour in the Members' Room. Please note this tour includes walking and stairs, please contact the Membership Events team directly with any questions about accessibility.