• Photography or filming using a hand-held camera or video camera in most of the galleries is permitted except in some temporary exhibitions and where an object's label indicates a private loan.
  • Flash photography is permitted

Not permitted

  • Tripods, monopods or supplementary video lighting are not permitted without prior consent.

For more information, call Joanna Bolitho on 020 8983 5219 / or Samantha Morton on 020 8983 5227 /

The above guidelines are for personal use only. For commercial use, see Press and media.




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Patrick Rylands Cool Cat

The V&A online shop stocks a distinctive and refreshingly different range for children, big and little, then and now, including toys, games, books and accessories.


Tel: +44 (0)20 8983 5200 | V&A Museum of Childhood, Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9PA