Visit the V&A

Visit the V&A’s website for further information on exhibitions, opening times, café menu, cloakroom information and more.


Learn more about the Museum’s collections with a private tour to suit your interests, or join one of the free daily tours.

Object Study Rooms

In addition to over 60,000 objects on display in the Museum, the V&A also has a number of study rooms, both on and off-site.

Visitors can make appointments to view over 2 million objects, from old master drawings and photographs, to ceramics, architectural drawings and much more.

National Art Library

The National Art Library is a public reference library. Visitors can join the library and consult a huge range of documentary material related to the V&A’s collection and work, or just look around the stunning reading rooms, which overlook the John Madejski Garden.

Highlights of the library’s collection include artists’ books, early printed books, fine bindings and illuminated manuscripts.