The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
History of the Collection

Here you can find out more about how the Wallace Collection was formed, the history of Hertford House, and the story of the Collection as a public museum for more than one hundred years.

Two further sections describe other buildings with connections to the Hertford family and Sir Richard Wallace, and the Hertford House Historic Collection which comprises works of art relating to the history of the museum and its Founders.