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Historic Textiles at the V & A

Historic Textiles at the V & A

43 reviews
We will meet in the Grand Entrance foyer of the Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2RL. for a guided walking tour around selected galleries of this world-renowned museum, focusing on objects that illustrate the history of European textiles from medieval times to the 20th…
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English

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Ann
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Guests hosted
2015
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Ann

Discover the hidden textile gems of the wonderful (and vast) Victoria & Albert Museum with an experienced antique textile trader. With over 25 years experience in selling antique textiles (in London’s famous Portobello Road market and many other venues, both in the U.K and abroad) and giving talks on the subject, I am looking forward to sharing my passion for the subject with you, as we journey through the centuries in this historic venue. I also host this experience - 'Antique Lace Tour and Tea Party' https://www.airbnb.com/antiquelace

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The Victoria and Albert Museum is a world-class museum for textiles and the largest museum in the world dedicated solely to the decorative arts, with 145 galleries on its 12 acre site. It houses many outstanding European textiles, as well as beautiful textiles from many other cultures. In this short tour we will be mainly looking at European objects, but I highly recommend visitors also drop into some of the other galleries if they have time!

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Sun, 25th Aug    From 10:30 to 13:00.
£18 per person
10 of 10 spots left

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 16 and up can attend.

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Entrance to the Victoria & Albert Museum is free, so there is no need to purchase museum tickets in order to attend this experience.
Ann
museum visit
Historic Textiles at the V & A
43 reviews
£18 per person
43 reviews
£18 per person