Museum Resource and Learning Centre

A treasure trove of art, archaeology, costumes, social history and natural science collections which can be explored through behind the scenes tours, inspiring education sessions and independent study. 

Some of the Museum's extensive collections are available to search online.

Items from mrlc collections

The Museum Resource and Learning Centre (MRLC) is the central climate-controlled storage facility for the county's museum collection.

Due to a major redevelopment of the Hereford Museum & Art Gallery 2023-2024/5, the museum collections enquiry desk is currently closed, and tours and research visits suspended. 

Find out about our workshops and learning topics for schools


Museum Resource and Learning Centre
58 Friars Street
Telephone: 01432 383383


Inside Out

Herefordshire Museum Services' exciting new project that brings the hidden gems of its collections bursting into life for local people and visitors. Using digital technology objects will be seen in the communities where people live, work and visit. For more information call 01432 383383.

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