Fashion and Textile Museum

The museum is a creative hub dedicated to fashion, textile design and jewellery.

Founded by legendary British fashion designer Zandra Rhodes, the museum is dedicated to showcasing the best in fashion – from vintage artefacts to cutting-edge contemporary designs. It is housed in a building as eclectic as its range of exhibitions; the distinctive orange structure is the creation of Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta.

The museum is a hub of learning, ideas and networking for the fashion and jewellery industry. As well as its exhibition programme, it aims inspire the next generation through a diverse range of practical courses operated by Newham College.

Visitor information

The museum's cafe offers a range of loose leaf teas and coffees, as well as a menu that includes pancakes, soups, curries and stews, freshly made sandwiches and 'the best Devon cream tea in London'.

Please note: the museum is closed in between exhibitions.

Venue details

Fashion and Textile Museum 83 Bermondsey Street London SE1 3XF 020 7407 8664

Entry details

£4.50 with National Art Pass (standard entry £9)

Please note: It is not possible to book tickets with a National Art Pass in advance, but tickets can be reserved by calling the museum on 020 7407 8664.


Tue – Sat, 11am – 6pm (until 8pm Thu)
Sun, 11am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan