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William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow

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Specialty Museum
The William Morris Gallery is the only public Gallery devoted to William Morris: designer, craftsman and radical socialist. Housed in the grade II* listed building that was Morris's family home, the Gallery displays the world's most comprehensive collection of his work.
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  • The Gallery was home to William Morris, a large detached property on two floors. Entry is free. The rooms are well presented as you go around with a lot of items on show, clearly labelled. You are giv...  more »
  • Very nice all round afternoon visit, Lovely house, very interesting exhibition on Morris's work, nice cafe overlooking the pretty gardens. Well worth a trip  more »
  • Luckily it turned out a fine Saturday in March when a friend in London invited me to spend the day with him.Since 'm a volunteer at Standen,an Arts & crafts house in Sussex,he proposed we visit the W....  more »
  • Lovely gallery not only explaining William morris journey but also showcasing local art and special exhibitions. Lovely bright and airy cafe overlooking the next door park. Lots of families with babies/toddlers at the weekend.
  • Lovely museum/gallery dedicated to the King of Arts & Crafts Movement. I think, he was years ahead of his time. I love his designs and his creativity. He didn't stick only to fabrics, he understood that there is more to interior design. So wallpapers, furniture...and much more. We can only be grateful that so many of his work survived. Superb.☺
  • Everything you ever wanted to know about Morris, but were to scared to ask. A themed overview outlining the scope of this inspired polymath, his milieu and resonating influence. Recently refurbished, cafe, attractive 'old English garden' setting and inevitable exit past the gift shop. Be it compact, but consummate.
  • What an incredible museum. When I went there was a fabulous temporary exhibition of protest posters. ✊🏻♥️
  • Enjoyed my 2nd visit there again, its very educational small museum and gallery, fun for kids, with nice gardens and a cafe.