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London’s Victoria and Albert Museum undergoes $70million upgrade

Jun 28, 2017 17:36 IST
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A new design for a building that dates back to the 1800’s. It’s now one of the largest exhibition spaces in London. The Victoria and Albert museum, or the V&A as its also known, has undergone a seventy million dollar upgrade. Called the ‘Exhibition Road Quarter’ it includes the Sackler Courtyard, Blavatnik Hall and the 1,100 square metre Sainsbury Gallery. Architect Amanda Levete says there was pressure to preserve the V&A and still create something new. To celebrate the opening the V&A mus