Museum of Childhood Open daily 10.00 to 17.45 Admission free Menu

Director’s office

Rhian Harris

Rhian Harris, Director


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Stephen Nicholls, Senior Exhibitions Manager

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Sophie Sage, Exhibitions Manager

George Benson, Exhibitions Assistant



Tom Haynes, Technical Co-Ordinator


Hannah Fleming, Senior Curator


Will Newton, Curator

Lauren von Bechmann, Assistant Curator

Katy Canales, Assistant Curator

Gary Haines, Archivist


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Andrea Cunningham, Head of Learning

Kirsty Sullivan

Kirsty Sullivan, Formal Learning Manager

Teresa Hare Duke

Teresa Hare Duke, Community Development Officer

Carolyn Bloore

Carolyn Bloore, Formal Learning Officer

Chinami Sakai

Chinami Sakai, Family Learning Officer

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Madeleine Hoare, Assistant Schools Officer

Stephen Line, Hospital Schools Officer

Operations and front of house

Stephen Dolamore

Stephen Dolamore, Head of Operations

Alan McGregor

Alan McGregor, Operations Manager

Anisha Sampath

Anisha Sampath, Corporate Events Manager

Catherine Freeman

Catherine Freeman, Activity Assistant

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Maggie Sotiriou, Activity Assistant

© Magda Page

Magda Page, Activity Assistant


V&A Museum of Childhood
Bethnal Green

The Museum is open daily from 10.00 to 17.45 in Bethnal Green, London.

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Exhibition - Century of the Child: Nordic Design for Children 1900 to Today

30 March – 2 September 2018. The 20th century’s most iconic and influential Nordic designs for children, from BRIO to LEGO, Marimekko and the Moomins have been brought together for the first time in this stunning new exhibition.

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Summer Festival 2018

Sunday 22 July. The Museum’s annual summer festival returns, whatever the weather, with a colourful mix of live entertainment right on your doorstep.

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V&A Museum of Childhood collections

Discover the national collection of Childhood related objects, from ideas to design, toys to schoolbooks. All Museum of Childhood Objects