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The Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising in London examines the history of consumer culture from Victorian times to the present day. The museum was set up as a registered charity in 2002.
It was based in a mews near Portobello Road in London’s Notting Hill, but has now relocated to new, larger premises in nearby Lancaster Road.
- The museum is based around over 12,000 items from the Robert Opie Collection which were housed in the Museum of Advertising and Packaging in Gloucester from 1984 until its closure in October 2001.
- The collection moved to Notting Hill in 2005.
- Another display of the Robert Opie Collection at Opie's Museum of Memories formed part of the now-defunct Wigan Pier Experience.