Nottingham Museums

Archives & Research

From the academic to the curious, our Collections and Exhibitions are curated to inspire.

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Collections

At the heart of Nottingham Museums are our Collections, carefully preserved within our seven historic sites by our expert curators and team of volunteers. From ancient bronze-age swords and Roman curse tablets to Victorian toys and the first Raleigh Chopper, what will you discover?

Explore our collections

Find out more

Many of the items in our Collections are not on display. If you would like to speak to our curators, or arrange a visit, please email museum.collections@nottinghamcity.gov.uk.

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Exhibitions

From Dinosaurs of China to Plant Blindness, Nottingham Museums’ exhibitions showcase the very best art and history from around the world.

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