Victoria and Albert Museum

About Victoria and Albert Museum


Victoria and Albert Museum

Cromwell Road

South Kensington

London SW7 2RL


Nearest Tube: South Kensington (Piccadilly/Circle & District lines)

The V&A is within a few minutes walk of South Kensington tube station, on the corner of Cromwell Road and Exhibition Road.


Wheelchairs: Both Cromwell Road and Exhibition Road entrances are negotiable by wheelchair users. Please remember that The V&A is a Grade 1 listed building, some areas of which were designed and built without considering the needs of wheelchair users.

Hearing Impaired: Sound enhancement equipment is available for gallery talks and tours. Please ask at the Cromwell Road Information Desk.

All guide dogs and service dogs are welcome.


The following individuals are entitled to free admission to the V&A (guaranteed entry if tickets are pre-booked):

• Under 12's

• ES40 holders

• People with disabilities, with up to two carers

• Individual teachers or lecturers (on production of evidence of professional status)

• Individual Blue Badge Guides

• Museums Association (MA) members

• International Council of Museums (ICOM) members

• Staff from other museums (UK or overseas) on production of staff identification from their institution

• Press (with Press card)

Customers must produce valid ID to be eligible for free admission.

Friends of the V&A and Patrons are entitled to guaranteed free entry for themselves and a guest without pre-booking.