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World-class collections, unlimited inspiration, one destination...

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National Museums NI has over 30,000 images available to search from our diverse and extensive collections of fine and applied art, archaeology, ethnography, local history and natural sciences.

Whether you’re interested in image licensing or brand licensing, you can expect a professional, quality service with a uniquely tailored approach every time.

Our fine art collection includes an exceptional collection of some of the world’s finest Irish art spanning over 300 years featuring a strong collection from Sir John Lavery.  From Spanish treasure to ancient Celtic bronze and silver, we have a jewellery collection sure to inspire.

From the earliest settlers in Ireland to the 20th century our extensive history collections include highlights such as our Victorian and Edwardian photographic archives.

Titanic collections including the original ship plans, construction photographs, and over 500 artefacts, we offer a unique resource on one of the world’s most famous brand. 

Our textile collections hold fine embroideries, tapestry and lace along with tweeds, linens and patchwork.

Further Information

For further image usage enquiries, please call our on 028 9039 5091 with your image reference number illustrated below:






Or complete the image application form.