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.

Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Free to all

The Strand, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1BS

01332 641901


Opening times

Tue-Sat 10am-5pm

Sun 12-4pm

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

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