Menu
Willy Lott's Cottage by John Constable

Art Collection (Ipswich)

The art collections at Ipswich are some of the finest in the country.

They include 1,370 oil paintings, 7,025 watercolours and drawings as well as 7,000 prints and 60 sculptures representing over 2000 artists dating from the fifteenth century to the present day. The collection’s rich and varied artworks include paintings by Thomas Gainsborough and John Constable.

Art Collections

Related Content

Natural History Museum - icon

Covering thousands of years of history, a visit to one of our museums or art galleries will take you on a fascinating journey through time.

We offer a range of services to the public. From a free identification service to the portable antiquities scheme, we have skills to help you.

The Training Museum is an exciting workforce transformation programme for Colchester + Ipswich Museums, generously supported by Arts Council England.

There are many ways to be more actively involved with the museum service.

Upcoming Events for all our Museums

{{event.start | calDate:'day'}} {{event.start | calDate:'d'}} {{event.start | calDate:'m'}} {{event.start | calDate:'y'}} - {{event.end | calDate:'day'}} {{event.end | calDate:'d'}} {{event.end | calDate:'m'}} {{event.end | calDate:'y'}} {{event.true_end | calDate:'day'}} {{event.true_end | calDate:'d'}} {{event.true_end | calDate:'m'}} {{event.true_end | calDate:'y'}} {{event.start | dateformat}}
View all events

Where will your adventure start?