The Victoria and Albert Museum is the world's greatest museum of art and design, representing over three thousand years of human creativity, with collections unrivalled in their scope and diversity.
Situated in South Kensington, in recent years the VA has undergone a dramatic programme of renewal and restoration. Highlights include the Medieval Renaissance galleries containing some of the greatest surviving treasures from the period, the breathtaking William and Judith Bollinger Jewellery Gallery and the stunning British Galleries, illustrating the history of Britain through the nation’s art and design. In addition to its outstanding free permanent collection, the VA offers an internationally –acclaimed programme of temporary exhibitions and an extensive events programme.
COVID-19: This attraction may have entry requirements and safety measures in place. For more information, check direct with the venue ahead of your visit.
Prices and opening times
Admission to the V&A is free.
There are charges for some of the special exhibitions and events. Click on the events tab or green book now button to find out what's on.
Opening times 10.00-17.00 daily, Friday 10.00-22.00
Closed 24, 25 & 26 December.
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Venue Details & Map
Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road, South KensingtonLondonSW7 2RL
- +44 (0)20 7942 2000
- Public transport:
- Tube: South Kensington, Train: Victoria. Follow the Museums tunnel from South Kensington Underground.
- Event Facilities
- Breakout Rooms
- Offers charity rates
- Raked or tiered seating offered
- Payment Facilities
- Free entry