Online Collections

Collections and archives can be a great source of inspiration for the expressive arts. Here is a list of online collections and archives for you to delve into from home.

Collections Online

Collections Online


Search from over 33,000 objects with beautiful images and information about their use, history and location.
 
Using keywords you can find a wide range of fascinating objects. All the objects are held in the collections of National Museum Wales, and include objects from Wales dating from Roman times to the 20th century.

 


Art UK

Art UK


The online home for every public art collection in the UK, featuring almost 250,000 artworks. Art UK makes art available for everyone – for enjoyment, learning and research.
 
You can search for artworks or artists, or explore art by theme through topics. With stories stories highlighting artists, movements, collections, exhibitions and themes.

 


People’s Collection Wales

People’s Collection Wales


A collection full of fascinating photographs, documents, audio and video recordings and stories that link to the history, culture and people of Wales.
 
These items have been contributed to our website not only by national institutions but also individuals, local community groups and small museums, archives and libraries across Wales.