Our Annual Review celebrates our achievements and sets out ambitions for the coming year.
Transforming the National Museum
The museum's redevelopment continues apace with the next phase of the £80 million Masterplan in progress.
Find out more about the Masterplan
Find out more about the Airshow and our schools programme here.
This year, our wide-ranging exhibition programme has spanned fashion, photography and gaming, explored British-Indian relations and commemorated the First World War and battle of Waterloo.
Find out more about our exhibitions
Header image: A 1942 Rolls-Royce Merlin 73 aircraft engine is cleaned ahead of its redisplay in 2016 as part of a project to restore two nationally significant Second World War hangars at the National Museum of Flight. © Neil Hanna.
Central images: Copper accelerating cavity from Large Electron Positron collider at CERN © Neil Hanna; moving planes at the National Museum of Flight; new storage facilities at the National Museums Collection Centre © Neil Hanna; 1/4 plate tinted ambrotype, depicting a family portrait of a husband and wife and their two children, from the Howarth-Loomes collection at National Museums Scotland; the Gundestrup cauldron is one of the spectacular international loans to feature in the Celts exhibition © The National Museum of Denmark.