Dorset County Museum successful in purchase of 6,000 year old jade axe-head.
Dumfries House, one of the UK’s most important 18th century classical houses, has been saved for the nation by a group of organisations and individuals brought together by The Prince of Wales.
A fragile and important collection of 800,000 aerial photos of Britain has been acquired for the nation by English Heritage and partners in Wales and Scotland, paving the way for it to be used and enjoyed by the public.
English Heritage secures rare painting for Chiswick House.
The Ashmolean is delighted to announce the acquisition of the Boar’s Head Tureen, one of the most flamboyant pieces of English rococo art in any medium.
Turner’s The Blue Rigi has been saved for the nation, thanks to an overwhelming public response to a fundraising appeal launched by The Art Fund and Tate in January, and a major grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) announced today.
British Museum acquires exceptional new Anglo-Saxon find with help of NHMF.
A rare and exquisite 2,000-year-old gold choker known as the Newark email@example.comTorc has been acquired for £350,000 by Newark & Sherwood District Council’s Museum Service, made possible by a £285,000 grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF). Dating back to between 200 and 50 BC, it is one of the finest examples of Celtic jewellery ever recovered in the UK.
Museum of London wins medieval panel show.
Hamilton Portrait of 18th century beauty acquired by Scottish National Portrait Gallery.