Fashion and Textile Museum  

 
 
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83 Bermondsey Street, SE1 3XF
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Tue to Sat 11am-6pm (Thur until 8pm), Sun 11am-5pm (Last Admission 45 min before closing)
 
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£8.80 (Adults), £5.50 (Students), £6.60 (Concessions), FREE (Children aged 12 and under)
 

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Fashion and Textile MuseumThe fashionista behind the Fashion and Textile Museum is Zandra Rhodes, the colourful designer who won the Designer of the Year award in 1972 and in 1974. Despite her flamboyant and out there designs she became a Royal Designer for Industry and was made Commander of the British Empire in 1997. She continues to design for retail and private clients and has also, appropriately - given her theatrical flair - designed for the stage. Wanting to give something back, Zandra founded this permanent museum so that the general public as well as students could enjoy fashion and textiles. The Academy @ FTM is part of Newham College, providing students with equipment, facilities and training. At the launch exhibition, seventy of the world's top designers from Alexander McQueen to Oscar de la Renta showcased their work choosing their favourite dress from one of their own collections. Following a two-year closure the museum re-opened its fashionably refurbished doors in December 2007.

 

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Weavers Of The Clouds: Textile Arts Of PeruWeavers Of The Clouds: Textile Arts Of PeruThis exhibition explores the processes and practices behind traditional textiles in Peru, which has long inspired fashion designers around the world.2019-06-21T11:00:00+01002019-09-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £109  21% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 4 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
 
 
 
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £208  25% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 9 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
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The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  39% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 10 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
It's the location on the River Thames that give this hotel next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge a wow factor. It's also very ... More
 
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Exhibition
London > Attractions > Museums
Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its ... More
 
 
 
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Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret
London > Attractions > Museums
9a St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Hidden away in the roof space of the old St Thomas Baroque church, this restored 1821 women's operating theatre is the oldest operating theatre in England. ... More
 
 
 
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The Clink Prison Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Located on what was once the London estate of the Bishops of Winchester (known as the 'Liberty of the Clink'), the Clink Prison Museum unlocks the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Eames Fine Art Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
58 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Fashion and Textile Museum
Specialising in the work of established masters of Modern and contemporary art, Eames Fine Art Gallery offers collectors a selection of original prints, drawings and paintings ... More
 
 
 
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St Mary Magdalen Bermondsey
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
193 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
The church of St Mary Magdalen in Bermondsey once formed part of Bermondsey Abbey which was founded in the 8th century. While the ... More
 
 
 
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White Cube Bermondsey
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
144-152 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Jay Jopling's third - and largest - White Cube art gallery in London is located on Bermondsey Street and set in a former 1970s warehouse. At ... More
 
 
 
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Sarah Morris: Machines Do Not Make Us Into Machines
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 17th April to 30th June 2019 - 10am-6pm
Fashion and Textile Museum, 144-152 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
The abstract painter makes her first foray into sculpture plus works on canvas, films and a site-specific wall painting....More
 
 
 
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Zhou Li: Original State Of Mind
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 17th April to 30th June 2019 - 10am-6pm
Fashion and Textile Museum, 144-152 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
The first solo exhibition in the UK by the Chinese artist, who moved to France then returned home, features large-scale paintings from two new series of ...More
 
 
 
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Aesop's Fables (Ages 4-7)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th June to 4th August 2019 - Various Times
Fashion and Textile Museum, 147 Tooley Street, More London, SE1 | 4 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Justin Audibert and Rachel Bagshaw directs a selection of Aesop's fables....More
 
 
 
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The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
 
 
 
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Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
 
 
 
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Bridge Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
3 Potters Fields Park, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
What Nicholas Hytner did next: after 12 years as director of the National Theatre, the theatre chief is building a theatre from the ground up. Designed ... More
 
 
 
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Vinegar Yard
London > Shopping > Markets
80-82 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
From the team behind Flat Iron Square, and in common with that nearby attraction, Vinegar Yard sits directly ... More
 
 
 
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Maltby Street Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Maltby Street, Bermondsey, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
With Borough Market getting more and more popular, some vendors have opened up shop underneath the railway arches at nearby Maltby Street. More of an informal ... More
 
 
 
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Bermondsey Square Antiques Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
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The Hide Bar
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | Same location as Fashion and Textile Museum
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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José
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
104 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Fashion and Textile Museum
A great team of established restauranteurs have teamed up with Spanish chef Jose Pizarro to set up this wee (only 30 covers) tapas and ... More
 
 
 
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Southerden Patisserie and Cafe
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
72 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Fashion and Textile Museum
Named "the most fashionable bakery in Britain" by GQ when it first opened in February 2015, Southerden Patisserie and Cafe lives up to the label with ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 19 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 30 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 32 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 3 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
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MoreYoga Tower Bridge
London > Leisure >
7 Horselydown Lane, SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Two years after launching its first studio in 2016 MoreYoga, which has studios across London, added this Tower Bridge space. The 14th yoga studio from the ... More
 
 
 
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
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The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Fashion and Textile Museum
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
 
 
 
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Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | Same location as Fashion and Textile Museum
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
 
 
 
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Nine Lives
London > Nightlife > Bars
8 Holyrood Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
The founders of Sweet&Chilli, experts in cocktail research and creation, are behind this late night Bermondsey Street cocktail bar. Set in a Victorian ... More
 
 
 
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40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
 
 
 
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
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Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 10 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
 
 
 
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 11 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
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Aesop's Fables (Ages 4-7)
Theatre | Until 4th August 2019 

Unicorn Theatre 4 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Justin Audibert and Rachel Bagshaw directs a selection of Aesop's fables....More

The View From The Shard Tickets
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Until 31st December 2022 

The Shard 4 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the ...More

 
The View from The Shard
The View from The Shard
Tours | Next performance 16th June 2019 

The Shard 4 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

The View from The ShardAt almost twice the height of any other viewing platform in London, The View from The ...More

 
A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Theatre | Until 31st August 2019 

Bridge Theatre 5 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Reuniting the creative team who presented Julius Caesar at the Bridge in 2018, an immersive production of A Midsummer Night's ...More

 
London Bridge City: Summer by the River
London Bridge City: Summer by the River
Seasonal | Until 1st September 2019 

London Bridge 5 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

London's largest free festival, the London Bridge City's Summer by the River transforms the riverside stretch into a summer hub ...More

 
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The Great Gatsby
Theatre | Until 1st September 2019 

Gatsby's Drugstore 6 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

The UK's longest running immersive theatre show, The Great Gatsby, adapted and directed by Alexander Wright, has been staged in ...More

 
The Merry Wives Of Windsor
Theatre | Until 12th October 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 15 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Shakespeare's well-known comedy, The Merry Wives of Windsor, is about Sir John Falstaff setting about improving his financial situation by ...More

Henry IV Part 1 or Hotspur
Theatre | Until 11th October 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 15 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Harry Hotspur aims to bring conflict to England because of a slight on his family, whilst Prince Hal is uninterested ...More

The Comedy Of Errors
Theatre | Until 23rd August 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 15 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

The Lord Chamberlain's Men present Shakespeare's most riotous and farcical play, in which merchants, masters, parents, servants and a long-suffering ...More

Henry V Or Harry England
Theatre | Until 11th October 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 15 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

The King leads his troops in war against the French as he lays claim to parts of France in the ...More

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