Current special exhibitions

Amazing whales

Amazing whale graphic ID - illustration of 2 whales and a diver
:: Evolution and survival

Beautiful Whale

Humpback whale calf III, Kingdom of Tonga, 2006
:: life-size photography by Bryant Austin


Hera Roberts posing on the deck of HNLMS Java
:: Photographs from the collection

On their own

In 1955 four-year-old Stewart Lee was sent to Australia by the Fairbridge Society
:: Britain's child migrants