Reading Museum

We are located in central Reading, visit our varied galleries of art, archaeology, history and natural history. Highlights include Britain's Bayeux Tapestry, Roman mosaics from Silchester and an extensive display of Huntley & Palmers biscuit tins.

The history of Reading Abbey starts in our Story of Reading Gallery

We offer many regular events and talks as well as a varied programme of events suitable for all ages. 

We are working with The Museum of English Rural Life as part of the Arts Council England funded Museums Partnership Reading.