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Natural History Museums Caerleon

Included below are Natural history museums, such as Newport Museum & Art Gallery in Caerleon. Displays and exhibitions of items and artefacts going back through the ages depicting human and animal lifestyles, can be discovered at the Natural History museums.

Newport Museum & Art Gallery

Newport Museum & Art Gallery, John Frost Square, Newport (Gwent), Newport

John Frost Square, Newport (Gwent) 2.5 miles away


Newport Museum & Art Gallery is situated in a modern purpose built building and houses collections of British paintings, watercolours and contemporary prints. Displays include archaeology, local history along with objects and documents relating to... more

National Museum Cardiff

National Museum Cardiff, Cathays Park, Cardiff

Cathays Park, Cardiff 13.0 miles away


Set within the elegant civic centre in Cardiff, the National Museum houses the country’s archaeology, art, geology and natural history collection – and it’s all free to view. In the art galleries you’ll find work from some of the world’s most famous... more

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Road, Bristol

Queens Road, Bristol 18.4 miles away


Bristol Museum and Art Gallery houses an outstanding and diverse range of objects. There is a choice of 20 galleries over 3 floors full of spectacular collections of regional, national and international importance. Some of the treasures include... more

Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Brecon Road, Merthyr Tydfil

Brecon Road, Merthyr Tydfil 21.2 miles away


Once home to the wealthy Crawshay family, this beautiful Georgian castellated mansion in Merthyr Tydfil is now the arty residence of many national treasures, most notably the works of Penry Williams, dubbed ‘the Welsh Turner’. Amongst the almost... more

Hereford Museum & Art Gallery

Hereford Museum & Art Gallery, Broad Street, Hereford, Herefordshire

Broad Street, Hereford 32.2 miles away


To get a grasp of the local history and heritage of Hereford, a trip to Hereford Museum & Art Gallery should be your first stop. Housed in a beautiful Victorian gothic building, it’s crammed with unique artefacts and fine and decorative art that have... more

The Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery

The Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery, Brunswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Brunswick Road, Gloucester 34.9 miles away


Bring one of England’s most historical cities to life at the Gloucester City Museum and Art Gallery, a recipient of heritage lottery funding, which now boasts a new lease of life and exciting interactive visitor experience. Home to some of the most... more

Swansea Museum

Swansea Museum, Victoria Road, Swansea

Victoria Road, Maritime Quarter, Swansea 42.3 miles away


The Swansea Museum is the oldest museum in Wales that opened in 1841 and houses a diverse range of collections reflecting the passions of the Victorian founders. The Museum displays an exceptional collection of objects from an Egyptian mummy to a... more

Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon

Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon, The Square, Barnstaple, Devon

The Square, Barnstaple 60.1 miles away


The Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon: The Museum tells the story of North Devon, and its historic centre Barnstaple, the wildlife, history and culture from prehistoric times to the present day. Discover river life in the Tarka Gallery, and 'swim'... more

Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery

Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Queen Street, Exeter, Devon

Queen Street, Exeter 66.1 miles away


Brimming with wondrous exhibits, the Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery is a must-see attraction in Devon made for the most imaginative minds. From archaeology to zoology, this fine building holds outstanding collections of local and national... more

Oxfordshire Museum

Oxfordshire Museum, Fletchers House, Woodstock, Oxfordshire

Fletchers House, Park Street, Woodstock 70.4 miles away


The Oxfordshire Museum is set in attractive gardens, and features collections of Oxfordshire´s rich history, reflecting the archaeology, local history, landscape and wildlife of the county. The 11 galleries provides an introduction to the astonishing... more

Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Parks Road, Oxford 73.5 miles away


The Oxford University Museum of Natural History houses Oxford University´s extensive collection of entomological, geological, mineralogical and zoological material of international importance. The unique reference library houses manuscripts, prints... more

Warwickshire Museum

Warwickshire Museum, Market Place, Warwick, Warwickshire

Market Place, Warwick 74.6 miles away


At Warwickshire Museum, a huge brown bear with ragged staff will greet you in the entrance to the museum and there are wilder beasts to follow. Enjoy ancient jewellery, fantastic fossils, bees and bugs. Trace the early history of Warwickshire and... more

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, West Midlands

Chamberlain Square, Birmingham 75.0 miles away


Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery is housed in a grade II listed building in the heart of the city, its status as one of Britain’s most important museums underlined by its prominent position. Opened in 1885 and now with more than 40 galleries for... more

Herbert Art Gallery & Museum

Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, Warwickshire

Jordan Well, Coventry 82.9 miles away


Sitting next to the atmospheric ruins of the old Coventry Cathedral, the Herbert Art Gallery has pride of place in the heart of this Midlands city. This is the cultural pulse of the lively Coventry arts scene and in addition to the mix of permanent... more

Torquay Museum

Torquay Museum, 529 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, Devon

529 Babbacombe Road, Torquay 83.0 miles away


Ranked among the finest in South West England, Torquay Museum is a journey of discovery for everyone. The new interactive Explorers Gallery takes you on a journey around the world to discover cultures, objects and artifacts from the past and present.... more

Willis Museum

Willis Museum, Market Place, Basingstoke, Hampshire

Market Place, Basingstoke 83.6 miles away


At the Willis Museum, discover Basingstoke´s past from the rich archaeological heritage beneath our feet to a tour through the last 200 years. Meet Pickaxe, a 19th century scavenger scraping a living from the streets, and revisit the days of... more

River & Rowing Museum

River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

Mill Meadows, Henley-on-Thames 88.5 miles away


The River & Rowing Museum is situated in picturesque Henley-on-Thames. This award-winning Museum has three main themes, with galleries celebrating each one. The River Thames, the town of Henley-on-Thames and the sport of rowing are all brought to... more

Buckinghamshire County Museum & The Roald Dahl Children´s Gallery

Buckinghamshire County Museum & The Roald Dahl Children´s Gallery, Church Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Church Street, Aylesbury 92.9 miles away


Buckinghamshire County Museum & The Roald Dahl Children´s Gallery, houses displays that cover the diverse natural, social and cultural history of Buckinghamshire. In addition to curriculum based interactive exhibitions for children, there is a... more

Natural History Museum at Tring

Natural History Museum at Tring, The Walter Rothschild Building, Tring, Hertfordshire

The Walter Rothschild Building, Akeman Street, Tring 99.2 miles away


The Walter Rothschild Zoological Museum was once the private collection of Lionel Walter, 2nd Baron Rothschild and is now part of The Natural History Museum. It houses more than 4000 specimens in a unique Victorian Setting. The displays comprise of... more

Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery

Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon

Drake Circus, Plymouth 99.5 miles away


From archaeology, conservation and decorative art to maritime and city heritage and natural history, this museum is stuffed with treasures and finds donated by the good people of Plymouth since the end of the nineteenth century. Part of the permanent... more

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent 103.0 miles away


The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is the home of the world´s finest collection of Staffordshire ceramics, including the National Minton Collection. Discover the story of Stoke-on-Trent´s people, products and landscapes through imaginative displays... more

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, 53 New Walk, Leicester, Leicestershire

53 New Walk, Leicester 105.3 miles away


Sitting on Leicester’s splendid New Walk, a leafy, pleasant stroll from the Victoria Park area into the heart of the city, the New Walk Museum and Art gallery makes for a lovely tranquil spot to immerse yourself in everything from dinosaurs to the... more

Grosvenor Museum

Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, Cheshire

27 Grosvenor Street, Chester 108.9 miles away


With Chester’s rich history to draw on, it’s no wonder the Grosvenor Museum is such fun to visit (kids will love the fierce looking Roman soldier brandishing his knife downstairs). The Victorian-built museum houses an internationally important... more

Derby Museum & Art Gallery

Derby Museum & Art Gallery, The Strand, Derby, Derbyshire

The Strand, Derby 110.5 miles away


From retrospectives on Lowry to critiquing local scriptwriters’ work, it’s all going on at the Derby Museum and Art Gallery. The museum, in the heart of the city, is home to some major national and international collections. Find out about the... more

Wardown Park Museum

Wardown Park Museum, Old Bedford Road, Luton, Bedfordshire

Old Bedford Road, Luton 110.5 miles away


Situated in beautiful Wardown Park.At the Wardown Park Museum you can explore the development of Luton from pre-history to the present day. Highlights include the Luton Life Gallery, the nationally important Lace Collection and the Bedfordshire and... more

Museum of St Albans

Museum of St Albans, Hatfield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire

Hatfield Road, St Albans 112.8 miles away


The Museum of St Albans was founded in 1898 to tell the story of the town, from its roots in Roman life to its current status as much-loved commuter hot spot. Sitting centrally on the Hatfield Rd, take a wander through the medieval gallery to... more

Natural History Museum

Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, London

Cromwell Road, London 119.4 miles away


Follow the story of the Piltdown Man hoax, stand in awe as you stare up at the three double-decker-long blue whale exhibit or marvel at the giant Diplodocus in the entry hall to the Natural History Museum. Then scare your kids witless in the Dinosaur... more

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, Museum Street, Warrington, Cheshire

Museum Street, Warrington 123.6 miles away


Travel through time and around the world at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, one of the oldest municipal museums in the country. Opened in 1857, much of the quintessential character of the building has been preserved and its original glass cabinets... more

World Museum Liverpool

World Museum Liverpool, William Brown Street, Liverpool, Merseyside

William Brown Street, Liverpool 124.2 miles away


The World Museum Liverpool´s galleries include World Cultures, the Bug House, an Aquarium, Clore Natural History Centre, Weston Discovery Centre and Treasure House Theatre. With thousands of exhibits, the whole family can discover other... more

Horniman Museum & Gardens

Horniman Museum & Gardens, 100 London Road, London, London

100 London Road, Forest Hill, London 124.7 miles away


The Horniman Museum & Gardens, are housed in Townsend´s stunning Arts and Crafts building which has outstanding collections illustrating the natural and cultural world. The Museum has three main collections - World Cultures (Ethnography), Natural... more

Royal Cornwall Museum

Royal Cornwall Museum, River Street, Truro, Cornwall

River Street, Truro 129.6 miles away


The Royal Cornwall Museum is located in the heart of the beautiful cathedral city of Truro, and the permanent collection covers a wide range from Cornish History and minerals through to an Egyptian room, with a genuine Egyptian mummy. There is a... more

Booth Museum of Natural History

Booth Museum of Natural History, 194 Dyke Road, Brighton, East Sussex

194 Dyke Road, Brighton 131.6 miles away


Sitting overlooking the pretty Dyke Road park in Brighton, the Booth Museum of Natural History is a lovely place to pop into and learn a little about birds, butterflies, fossils, bones and skeletons away from the busy hubbub of the Seven Dials area.... more

The Manchester Museum

The Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, Manchester, Greater Manchester

The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester 131.9 miles away


The Manchester Museum: Dinosaurs (including Stan the T.rex), ancient Egyptian objects and live animals (such as frogs and snakes) are some of the treasures you can encounter at The Manchester Museum on Oxford Road, part of The University of... more

Bolton Library and Museum Services

Bolton Library and Museum Services, Le Mans Crescent, Bolton, Greater Manchester

Le Mans Crescent, Bolton 137.6 miles away


For a fun family day out and inspiration for all, Bolton's Museums and Liraries are the place to go. If you haven't already visited, our new 'Bolton Lives' gallery tells the story of Bolton and the impact of the town's rich and varied history on the... more

Gallery Oldham

Gallery Oldham, Cultural Quarter, Oldham, Greater Manchester

Cultural Quarter, Greaves Street, Oldham 138.1 miles away


Gallery Oldham is an award-winning building, opened in 2002. The art collection includes fine watercolours, oil paintings, photography and studio ceramics. The large social history collection represents the lives of local people, from the industrial... more

Clifton Park Museum

Clifton Park Museum, Clifton Lane, Rotherham, South Yorkshire

Clifton Lane, Rotherham 143.2 miles away


A great stop if you want to learn more about the local history of the area, Clifton Park Museum, a lovely building established in 1783, provides hands-on exhibits and fascinating stories about how the people of Rotherham and around used to live.... more

Chelmsford Museum

Chelmsford Museum, Oaklands Park, Chelmsford, Essex

Oaklands Park, Moulsham Street, Chelmsford 146.7 miles away


From Ice Age mammal remains to local family politics, the Chemsford Museum in Essex covers the history of the area is fascinating detail. Learn about King John’s hunting lodge at Writtle, the medieval Dominican Friary at Moulsham, Pleshey Castle,... more

Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery

Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery, St Faith's Street, Maidstone, Kent

St Faith's Street, Maidstone 150.8 miles away


At Maidstone and Bentlif Art Gallery you´ll find something for everyone - outstanding collections, special exhibitions, a shop and a café. Housed in a beautiful Elizabethan manor house, highlights include: A 2,500 year old Egyptian mummy, Maidstone´s... more

Towneley Hall Art Gallery & Museum

Towneley Hall Art Gallery & Museum, Towneley Holmes Road, Burnley, Lancashire

Towneley Holmes Road, off Todmorden Road, Burnley 152.6 miles away


Towneley Hall was the home of the Towneley family for over 500 years until 1902. Displays include oil and watercolour paintings, studio pottery, Royal Lancastrian Pilkington Pottery, regional oak furniture. The Hall contains fine period rooms,Great... more

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, Chequer Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Chequer Road, Doncaster 153.4 miles away


Whether you are in Doncaster visiting or live in the area, take a trip to the Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery for a little context to the area. The museum is the home of the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry exhibit which has its own section of... more

Wakefield Museum

Wakefield Museum, Wakefield One, Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Wakefield One, Burton Street, Wakefield 156.1 miles away


The Museum opened in October 2012 and tells the story of Wakefield’s history and that of the people who shaped it. Themes such as love, war, play, crime, and even rhubarb are represented by fascinating objects from Wakefield’s past and are seen... more

Southend Central Museum & Planetarium

Southend Central Museum & Planetarium, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex

Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea 157.3 miles away


The Southend Central Museum & Planetarium has displays of local history, geology and wildlife with special sections on the Thames Estuary and Victorian Life. An imposing feature, dominating the main hall, is the late medieval `Reynolds´ fireplace,... more

Old Town Hall Museum

Old Town Hall Museum, Old Town Hall, Hastings, East Sussex

Old Town Hall, High Street, Hastings 160.8 miles away


The Old Town Hall Museum was built in 1823 and opened as a museum in 1949, with displays on the history of Hastings. The displays cover the town as a Napoleonic garrison and the rise of this Victorian resort.... more

Cliffe Castle Museum

Cliffe Castle Museum, Spring Gardens Lane, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Spring Gardens Lane, Keighley 162.6 miles away


Once the grand family home of Victorian textile millionaire Henry Isaac Butterfield, Cliffe Castle Museum in Keighley, west Yorkshire, is now a fabulously restored glittering mansion inside which you can learn just how the Butterfields – and wealthy... more

Ipswich Museum

Ipswich Museum, High Street, Ipswich, Suffolk

High Street, Ipswich 178.8 miles away


Sitting in the heart of the town centre is Ipswich museum, a treasure trove of exhibits from the past that tell the tale of the town and Suffolk from as far back as 70 million years ago. Inside you will find the Victorian Natural History Gallery, the... more

Maritime Museum

Maritime Museum, Hull City Council, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire

Hull City Council, Queen Victoria Square, Hull 185.2 miles away


Ever wondered just exactly how big a whale is? Pop into the excellent Maritime Museum in Hull where you will be able to inspect a full size skeleton of this giant creature of the sea in all its glory. Actually, the museum is stuffed with fascinating... more

Hull and East Riding Museum

Hull and East Riding Museum, 36 High Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire

36 High Street, Hull 185.3 miles away


Hull and East Riding Museum, sitting in the smart museums quarter of the city, holds within its walls a whopping 235 million years of history and tells tales of how every age affected the people, landscape and buildings of the region. Start in the... more

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Shirehall, Norwich, Norfolk

Shirehall, Market Avenue, Norwich 195.5 miles away


There probably isn’t a more child-friendly castle in Britain than Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery so if you’ve kids to consider when planning a day out, this one’s a cracker. Built by the Normans as a royal palace some 900 years ago, this grand... more

Dorman Museum

Dorman Museum, Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland & Teesside

Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough 216.8 miles away


The Dorman Museum was completely refurbished and expanded to give eight galleries filled with different themes, stories and objects. Explore `Earth in Space´ or take a dive into our interactive gallery based on water. Experience life in a bomb... more

Museum of Hartlepool

Museum of Hartlepool, Jackson Dock, Hartlepool, Cleveland & Teesside

Jackson Dock, Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool 225.5 miles away


Walk into the Museum of Hartlepool and you are whisked back 5,000 years to the Bronze Age where you are introduced to the town’s oldest known man. From here you will be guided through century after century where you will learn all about Hartlepool’s... more

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Nearby Towns to Caerleon with Museum / Art Gallery listings:  Caerleon | Newport (Gwent) | Llanferechfa | Cwmbran | Usk | Pontypool | Caldicot | Devauden | Mathern | Raglan