I didn't have a great deal of time to spend here but I guess it was enough, at least for a first visit. It was a weekday morning and there were a lot of attentive children being shown the paintings and egyptian mummies by a nicely costumed young guide They got priority and I kept having to move on, but why not? Certainly the Joseph Wright paintings are fitting and impressive. The ceramics were also impressive (if that is the sort of thing you like). Some nice modern pieces and collections of found objects (bottles, skulls). Not sure about the natural history, but it is good for education.
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