The Victoria & Albert Museum is the one of the major three museums on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, London along with the Natural History Museum and the Science Museum. The Victoria & Albert Museum is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design as the museum has over 2.3 million pieces. The museum is publicly funded so there is no admission fee for visitors which makes it one of the top attractions in London.
The Victoria & Albert museum is massive as it covers 12.5 acres and includes 145 galleries inside. Its collection spans 5,000 years of art, from ancient times to the present day while the museum's pieces come from cultures in Europe, North America, Asia and North Africa. Visitors can browse through ceramics, glass, textiles, costumes, silver, ironwork, jewellery, furniture, medieval objects, sculpture, prints and printmaking, drawings and photographs.
The Victoria & Albert Museum in South Kensington is a quick 7 minute drive or 25 minute walk from the Mayflower Hotel in Earl's Court. You can also reach the Victoria & Albert Museum from our hotel in 10 minutes via the tube. Spend a morning or afternoon exploring the wonderfully unique pieces at the Victoria & Albert Museum and afterwards return to the Mayflower Hotel where you will be treated to modern, styling and luxurious accommodation in an incredible Central London location in Earl's Court, London.