Research and Cultural Collections

The University of Birmingham’s Research and Cultural Collections hosts an array of extraordinary artefacts. From ancient pottery to modern art, from scientific instruments to sculptures, the objects in the collections play an invaluable social, cultural and educational role. Discover the collections through exhibitions, events and more.

The University of Birmingham is in the process of re-opening its campus in accordance with the latest Government guidelines. Social distancing measures are in place on campus, however, access to certain exhibitions and wider collections displays may be limited. For further information on the University's approach to COVID-19 visit our COVID-19 updates page.