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83 Bermondsey Street, SE1 3XF
 
 
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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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Tapestry Weaving IntroductionTapestry Weaving IntroductionLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.2017-12-16T11:15:00+00002017-12-23T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Photoshop for Fashion and Textile DesignPhotoshop for Fashion and Textile DesignLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.2017-12-19T10:30:00+00002017-12-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Posin' Family Dance ClassPosin' Family Dance ClassLiterary & Education, Dance Workshop.2017-12-28T10:45:00+00002017-12-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Repeat Patterns with IllustratorRepeat Patterns with IllustratorLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.2018-01-04T10:30:00+00002018-01-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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A-posin' and A-strollin' Dance ClassA-posin' and A-strollin' Dance ClassLiterary & Education, Dance Workshop.2018-01-06T10:45:00+00002018-01-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £98  23% 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
 
 
 
The Bermondsey Square Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  22% off
Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Bermondsey Square Hotel offers a peaceful place to stay with its 80 bedrooms taking up one side of the traffic-free square. All rooms in this modern ... More
 
 
 
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £146  38% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 9 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... 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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London > Events > Foodie Events  Dates: 27th November to 31st December 2017
Fashion and Textile Museum, 96 Tooley Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
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Shard Lights
London > Events > Seasonal  Dates: 4th to 31st December 2017
Fashion and Textile Museum, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Shining like a beacon over London, the tallest building in town puts on a festive light show throughout December as the top 20 storeys of The ...More
 
 
 
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Young Marx
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 18th October to 31st December 2017
Fashion and Textile Museum, 3 Potters Fields Park, SE1 | 5 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Nicholas Hytner directs the world premiere staging of Richard Bean and Clive Coleman's historical comedy set in 1850 London, where 32-year-old revolutionary Karl Heinrich Marx is ...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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The 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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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
What started in 1855 as a place to trade with impunity (ie stolen goods bought here didn't have to be returned) is now the busy weekly ... More
 
 
 
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Lassco RBK
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Southwark, London SW8 | 6 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
Salvage bathrooms. A fantastic place to shop for very cheap bathroom fittings, or very expensive ones that are affordable having been rescued by the Lassco crew. ... More
 
 
 
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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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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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Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Fashion and Textile Museum
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
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The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Fashion and Textile Museum
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
 
 
 
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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
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
 

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Gilbert & George: The Beard Pictures And Their Fuckosophy
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Exhibitions | Until 28th January 2018 

White Cube Bermondsey 3 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

White Cube Bermondsey marks the 50th anniversary of Gilbert & George with its new exhibition, Gilbert & George: The Beard ...More

 
Boing!
Dance | Until 31st December 2017 

Unicorn Theatre 4 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Travelling Light and Bristol Old Vic presents a piece of dance-theatre that captures the delirious excitement of two boys waiting ...More

Join the Experimentalists at The View from The Shard
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Foodie Events | Until 31st December 2017 

The Shard 4 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

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Shard Lights
Shard Lights
Seasonal | Until 31st December 2017 

The Shard 4 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Shining like a beacon over London, the tallest building in town puts on a festive light show throughout December as ...More

 
The View from The Shard
The View from The Shard
Tours | Next performance 13th December 2017 

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

 
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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

 
Christmas by the River
Christmas by the River
Seasonal | Until 3rd January 2018 

London Bridge 5 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

One of London's most picturesque festive markets, Christmas by the River is back for its fourth year in 2017. Taking ...More

 
Young Marx
Young Marx
Theatre | Until 31st December 2017 

The Bridge Theatre 5 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Nicholas Hytner directs the world premiere staging of Richard Bean and Clive Coleman's historical comedy set in 1850 London, where ...More

 
Eis Haus at Christmas By The River
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Seasonal | Until 3rd January 2018 

More London 5 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

Carved out of real ice, the Eis Haus has a stylish interior kept at a chilly minus three degrees C ...More

 
Sail with Santa
Sail with Santa
Seasonal | Until 23rd December 2017 

Tower Millennium Pier 8 minutes walk from Fashion And Textile Museum

City Cruises invites you to meet Santa while sailing down the Thames this Christmas. During the one-hour cruise from Tower ...More

 

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Concerts | On 17th December 

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Sadler's Wells Theatre

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