HERITAGE & CONSERVATION

Victoria and Albert Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum, commonly known as the V&A, has a storied history spanning over 150 years. Founded in 1852, it was named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert and aimed to showcase and celebrate art and design from around the world. The museum has grown to house a vast collection of over 2.3 million objects, ranging from sculptures and paintings to fashion and furniture, making it one of the world’s leading institutions for art and design appreciation.