Newport Museum and Heritage service is responsible for the city’s Museum and Art Gallery, Medieval Ship project and Transporter Bridge.

Newport’s original museum opened to the public in 1888.


COVID-19 update: in line with Welsh Government rules, booked visits to the Museum and Art Gallery are suspended from Friday 23 October 2020.

Privacy notices

Download our privacy notices related to collections management (pdf), photograph consent (pdf) and use of images (pdf)