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Reading Museum Service has collections that span wide areas of history, archaeology, art and the natural world. The Album provides an opportunity to view some of the diverse items preserved by the museum and to obtain information on themes relating to the collections and the local environment and history. This is a growing area of the site and new objects and themes will be added often, so please check back regularly.

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Reading Abbey Capital

The Museum has a fine collection of carvings from Reading Abbey, especially the cloister capitals.

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Robert Gibbings

Wood engravings and a rare sculpture are among the treaures created by this important printmaker.

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Reading's global links

Explore Reading's global links since the 19th century through Reading's world famous biscuit manufacturers Huntley & Palmers.

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Reading Museum and Art Gallery

The museum has been providing learning opportunities for all visitors since 1883.

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Reading Gaol

A look at the history of Reading's famous prison.

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Reading Sauce

Find out about another famous food product made in Reading until 1962.

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Red Kite

This elegant bird of prey is now on display in the Green Space gallery, find out about the return of this species to Reading.

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Red Stag

The popular red deer stag donated to the Museum by King George V.

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Berkshire
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