Victoria Albert Museum has the greatest collection of Ceramics, the largest Fashion and the finest collections of jewellery in the world. Queen Victoria (1819-1901) wanted to call the Museum the ‘Albert Museum’.
Open: 10 am to 5:45 pm.
Where is the Victoria Albert Museum? It is a 5 minute walk from South Kensington Station in zone 1. South Kensington serves the Circle, District, Piccadilly lines.
What is nearby? Natural History Museum 1 min, Science Museum 1 min, Royal Albert Hall 9 mins.
Did you know? Some of the mosaic floors in the Museum were made by ‘lady convicts’ in Woking Prison. The V&A owns a copy of the first commercially produced Christmas card invented in 1843.