Museum entry fees

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Museum entry fees

London's National Gallery charges £8 for virtual tour of blockbuster Artemisia Gentileschi exhibition

Move reflects how museums could cash in on digital initiatives

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Museums

MoMA reborn with newly expanded building

Taniguchi's addition to the institution has substantially increased the floor space - and the admission prices

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Victoria & Albert Museum

Victoria & Albert Museum: too posh for the people?

A National Audit Office Report concludes that visitors are discouraged from visiting the institution because of its “highbrow” image

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Tate Modern

Funding the Tate: A £134 million achievement

With £6 million a year to raise, the budget of Tate Modern will require constant effort

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Exhibitions

Behind the scenes at MoMA with John Elderfield and Kirk Varnedoe

Exhibitions, projects, budgets, and attendance at the Museum of Modern Art in New York

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Collectors

Sir Denis Mahon retracts his gift to the Walker in protest against entry charges

Baroque paintings given to National Gallery of Ireland instead

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Walker Art Gallery

Sir Denis Mahon threatens to withdraw pictures from Liverpool's Walker Art Gallery

Veteran collector and lobbyist for the arts opposes introduction of entrance fees

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Victoria & Albert Museum

The V&A introduces a £5 admission fee

Income from tickets represented about double the average weekly level of voluntary contributions.

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Victoria & Albert Museum

Bold design for new V&A building by Daniel Libeskind, but government cuts force compulsory entrance charge

V&A in brave act of patronage