The museum cares for around 115,000 objects and artworks and includes three Recognised Collections of National Significance:
- Chemistry Collection
- Heritage Collection, including art
- Collection of Historic Scientific Instruments.
The other collections fall into five categories:
- Anatomy and Pathology Collection, including medical instruments
- Ethnographic and Amerindian Collections from around the world
- Geology Collection
- Psychology Collection
You can search the collections catalogue to find out more about individual items.
Find out more about the Collections Centre.