Cartoon Museum (Cartoon Art Trust)

Cartoon Museum (Cartoon Art Trust)

Charity information

Cartoon Museum (Cartoon Art Trust)

The Cartoon Museum in London exhibits the very best of British cartoons, caricature and comics, and holds cartooning and education classes, and family fun days for schools and children.

Founded 1988

  • Mission statement

    The Cartoon Museum is dedicated to preserving the best of British cartoons, caricatures, comics and animation, and to establishing a museum with a gallery, archives and innovative exhibitions to make the creativity of cartoon art past and present, accessible to all for the purposes of education, research and enjoyment.

  • Aims

    Cartoon Museum (Cartoon Art Trust) aims to:

    • To develop a lively programme of temporary exhibition and changing displays of Britain's cartooning heritage for the education and enjoyment of the general public and children .
    • To develop an educational service suitable for all levels including especially children's cartooning classes and public lectures.
    • To display, primarily through exhibitions and loans, the works of art in the collection; to provide access to and facilities for the study of all objects, especially those, such as prints, drawings and water colours which cannot be kept on permanent display.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1988

    Registered Charity Number: 327978

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 02076310793

    Address: 35 Little Russell Street, London WC1A 2HH

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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