Royal College of Art

Royal College of Art
Kensington Gore
Greater London




020 7590 4444

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Royal College of Art
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The Royal College of Art is the world’s most influential postgraduate university of art and design, specialising in teaching and research and offering the degrees of MA, MPhil and PhD across the disciplines of fine art, applied art, design, communications and humanities. There are over 1,100 masters and doctoral students and more than a hundred professionals interacting with them – including scholars, leading art and design practitioners, along with specialists, advisors and distinguished visitors.

The College has a lively programme of exhibitions featuring the work of its postgraduate students, lectures by leading figures from the worlds of art and design, fundraising sales along with many other events. The College also hosts a number of high-profile external exhibitions organised by selected partners. Most exhibitions are free and open to the public from 10am – 5.30pm daily (unless stated otherwise) but it is advisable to check by calling 020 7590 4444 (weekdays only) or visit the website: Also keep up to date with RCA news and events on Twitter at

Venue Type:

Gallery, Association or society

Opening hours

10am-5.30pm daily

Admission charges


Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Design, Fine Art, Photography

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Royal College of Art memorial

Remembrance: the Royal College of Art and the First World War

  • 7 November 2014 — 30 January 2015 *on now

A wide range of documents and images from the RCA archives describe the breadth of wartime experiences of RCA students, ranging from enlistment to experience of service, together with forms completed in the hope of return to study. Also on display are letters from the bereaved, and material relating to those who refused to serve, who were facing their own battles.

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children


Visits can be pre-arranged to this exhibition during weekdays until Friday 19 December 2014, and then again from Monday 5 to Friday 30 January 2015.

For more information and to reserve a place, please email: