Isle of Wight Council

Museum Service

Also known as: Bequests, Isle of Wight Heritage Service, Loans and Donations, Loans, Donations and Bequests

Service Description: The Museum Service collects and preserves items relating to the Island's history, archaeology and geology, and displays a range of these collections through its public museums, currently Newport Roman Villa; Cowes Maritime Museum; and Dinosaur Isle museum. The Service handles identifications and enquiries relating to museum objects, and provides professional advice to organisations and individuals on collections care and other museum issues.