Derby Museum and Art Gallery
Derbyshire, DE1 1BS
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.