Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Free to all

Home to important and attractive collections, covering Derby porcelain, paintings, archaeology, history, local regiments, geology and wildlife.

The highlight of the paintings collection is the world's finest representation of the work of the celebrated 18th-century artist Joseph Wright of Derby, including portraits, landscapes, subjects from literature and scenes of industry and scientific equipment that represent this exciting period of pioneering discovery.

The museum's varied temporary exhibitions programme provides regularly changing shows.

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Derby Museum and Art Gallery

The Strand, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1BS
01332 641901

Free to all

Opening times

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Saturday 10.00am – 5.00pm
Sunday - 12.00pm – 4.00pm

For Bank Holiday and Christmas opening times please check the website.

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