St Albans Museums has been collecting objects and specimens since the 1890s. Some are on display at St Albans Museum + Gallery and Verulamium Museum, telling stories about how people in the past lived their lives. There are currently more than 20,000 objects accessible online.


The Search allows you to look for any words describing an object or person.

Enter the words you wish to search for. For more specific results: you can search on a phrase "Roman mosaic", include a word +postcard, exclude a word -Monastery, search on part of a word paint*, or do a fuzzy search paint~. Please see the help topic on the Search for more details on how to formulate your searches.