We bring together arts, museums and archives to form a regional centre of excellence. We explore our understanding of the past and present, revealing the way Plymouth has shaped and been shaped by the rest of the world.
Please note that Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery is closed so development work for the History Centre can take place.
Come and join us at events around the city, including National Storytelling Week 2017 and February half term activities!
Find out about our current and forthcoming exhibitions.
On display now:
Malcolm Le Grice: Present Moments and Passing Time, Peninsula Arts until 18 March
Plymouth Society of Artists: Land and Water, at the Council House until 4 March
Joing us for talks and tours around the city.
A ground-breaking new visitor attraction for Plymouth set to open in 2020.
Find out about the Public Art Plan and get a taster of our latest public art commissions.
Whilst the museum building is closed, we are delivering offsite exhibitions, events and projects 'On Tour'.
Our fantastic museum and archives collections showcase items of local, regional, national and international importance.
The programme for this year’s Local Studies Day has been revealed with a packed day of presentations that celebrate and explore the city’s maritime, social and archival heritage.
Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery will be turning the city's Council House into an exhibition gallery as part of its ‘Museum On Tour’ programme from Saturday.