Latest news

Last weekend for Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy

It's your last chance to see our once-in-a-lifetime Magna Carta exhibition

Read more

Animal Tales exhibition - until 1 November 2015

From Aesop’s Fables to Ted Hughes’s Crow, the stories we tell about animals are often stories about us. Follow the trail of animals on the page

Read more

Sounds of our Shores

We are working with the National Trust to create the first ever coastal soundmap of the UK. Help us by uploading your recordings

Read more

By using this site, you agree we can set and use cookies. For more details of these cookies and how to disable them, see our cookie policy.

This page works best when JavaScript is enabled in your web browser.
To enable Javascript see Instructions for enabling JavaScript in principal browsers