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: In line with Welsh Government regulations, Newport Museum and Art Gallery will re-open to the public from 18 May. Booking is essential. 

Find out what we are doing to keep you safe during your visit by watching our short film.

Privacy notices

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