Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Derbyshire, DE1 1BS

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

Derby Museum and Art Gallery

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.

Venue information

Opening times

Tue-Sat, 10am - 5pm

Sun, 12-4pm

For Bank Holiday and Christmas opening, please visit the website.

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)