Our specialist Biobank facility comprises thousands of frozen tissue samples used by researchers worldwide as sources of DNA.
Gothic Revival vase by William Burges
This elaborate 19th century vase was created by the architect and designer William Burges, and formed part of his opulent interior decoration design for Cardiff Castle.
Make your own Supercat mask
Is your cat a #Supercat? Find out more about the campaign to save the Scottish Wildcat and make your own #Supercat mask here.
A few years ago I was given access to capture the people and places at the cutting edge of the deep-water renewables industry...
This simple looking object made it possible for the first clinical trials and batch production of penicillin to take place. Its design marks a significant milestone in the history of medicine.
Our Chinese collection
From ancient ceramics to imperial jade, oracle bones to contemporary propaganda posters, our Chinese collection spans over four thousand years and includes around 11,000 items.
A masterpiece of early medieval art, this silver brooch-pin decorated with gold, amber and glass was found buried within a Viking grave in Orkney.