United Kingdom
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Heads of state
People born in United Kingdom (214)
Most populous cities
City of London7,556,900
Newcastle upon Tyne192,382
Milton Keynes184,506

Institutions owning art

Abbot Hall Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Kendal)6 artworks
Aberdeen Art Gallery and MuseumsUnited Kingdom (Aberdeen)224 artworks
Alfred East Art Gallery - Kettering (UK)United Kingdom (Kettering)4 artworks
All Saints Church - Stroud, GloucestershireUnited Kingdom (Stroud)1 artwork
All Souls CollegeUnited Kingdom (Oxford)1 artwork
Amgueddfa Cymru - CardiffUnited Kingdom (Cardiff)241 artworks
Art and Heritage Collections - Robert Gordon UniversityUnited Kingdom (Aberdeen)1 artwork
Arts Council Collection, UKUnited Kingdom (London)7 artworks
Ascott House - Wing, Leighton Buzzard (UK)United Kingdom (Leighton Buzzard)1 artwork
Ashmolean Museum - OxfordUnited Kingdom (Oxford)364 artworks
Astley Cheetham Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Stalybridge, Greater Manchester)7 artworks
Atkinson Art Gallery Collection - SouthportUnited Kingdom (Southport)63 artworks
Banbury Town HallUnited Kingdom (Banbury)2 artworks
Bank of England - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)7 artworks
Barber Institute of Fine ArtsUnited Kingdom (Birmingham)72 artworks
Beaney House of Art and Knowledge - Canterbury Museums and GalleriesUnited Kingdom (Canterbury)1 artwork
Ben Uri GalleryUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Blackburn Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Blackburn)10 artworks
Bolton MuseumsUnited Kingdom (Bolton)15 artworks
Boston GuildhallUnited Kingdom (Boston)1 artwork
Bowes Museum - Barnard Castle (UK)United Kingdom (Barnard Castle)70 artworks
Bridgeman Art LibraryUnited Kingdom (London)3 artworks
Brighton and Hove Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Brighton)52 artworks
Bristol University, Theater CollectionUnited Kingdom (Bristol)1 artwork
British MuseumUnited Kingdom (London)247 artworks
Buckinghamshire County MuseumUnited Kingdom (Aylesbury)1 artwork
Buckland Abbey, Garden and Estate - YelvertonUnited Kingdom (Yelverton)1 artwork
Burghley HouseUnited Kingdom (Peterborough)6 artworks
Burrell Collection - GlasgowUnited Kingdom (Glasgow)99 artworks
Bury Art MuseumUnited Kingdom (Bury, Greater Manchester)27 artworks
Buxton Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Buxton)2 artworks
Calke Abbey (UK)United Kingdom (Near Derby)1 artwork
Captain Cook Memorial Museum - WhitbyUnited Kingdom (Whitby)1 artwork
Cecil Higgins Art Gallery and Museum - BedfordUnited Kingdom (Bedford)15 artworks
Charleston - East SussexUnited Kingdom (Charleston, East Sussex)45 artworks
Chatsworth HouseUnited Kingdom (Chatsworth)22 artworks
Chelsea and Westminster Health CharityUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Cheltenham Art Gallery and MuseumUnited Kingdom (Cheltenham)19 artworks
Chequers Court (Chequers Trust) - Wycombe (Buckinghamshire)United Kingdom (Wycombe)6 artworks
Chequers - Wycombe, BuckinghamshireUnited Kingdom (Wycombe)1 artwork
Christ's Hospital FoundationUnited Kingdom (London)14 artworks
City Art Centre - EdinburghUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)3 artworks
Colchester and Ipswich MuseumUnited Kingdom (Colchester)25 artworks
Compton Verney - WarwickshireUnited Kingdom (Compton Verney)25 artworks
Cooper Gallery - Barnsley, UKUnited Kingdom (Barnsley)24 artworks
Courtauld Institute Galleries - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)218 artworks
Craven Museum & GalleryUnited Kingdom (Skipton)1 artwork
Croydon Art CollectionUnited Kingdom (Croydon)16 artworks
Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Merthyr Tydfil)1 artwork
De Morgan Centre - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)41 artworks
Derby Museums and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Derby)23 artworks
Doncaster Museum (UK)United Kingdom (Doncaster)4 artworks
Dorman MuseumUnited Kingdom (Middlesborough)1 artwork
Dover MuseumUnited Kingdom (Dover)2 artworks
Dulwich Picture GalleryUnited Kingdom (London)126 artworks
Dundee Art Gallery and MuseumUnited Kingdom (Dundee)42 artworks
Durham UniversityUnited Kingdom (Durham, Greater Newcastle)1 artwork
English HeritageUnited Kingdom14 artworks
Fairfax House - YorkUnited Kingdom (York)7 artworks
Ferens Art Gallery - HullUnited Kingdom (Hull)103 artworks
Fitzwilliam MuseumUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)523 artworks
Fleming Collection - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)15 artworks
Gainsborough's House - SudburyUnited Kingdom (Sudbury, Suffolk)11 artworks
Gallery OldhamUnited Kingdom (Oldham)57 artworks
Geffrye Museum - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre (GMRC)United Kingdom (Glasgow)327 artworks
Glynn Vivian Art Collection - SwanseaUnited Kingdom (Swansea)20 artworks
Government Art Collection - UKUnited Kingdom (London)100 artworks
Guildhall Art Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)94 artworks
Harewood HouseUnited Kingdom (Harewood, Greater Leeds)1 artwork
Harris Museum and Art Gallery - Preston (UK)United Kingdom (Preston)90 artworks
Hastings Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Hastings)1 artwork
Hatton Gallery - NewcastleUnited Kingdom (Newcastle)6 artworks
Haworth Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Accrington, Greater Blackburn)1 artwork
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum - CoventryUnited Kingdom (Coventry)6 artworks
Higgins Art Gallery and Museum - Bedford, UKUnited Kingdom (Bedford)1 artwork
Hinton Ampner (UK)United Kingdom (Hinton Ampner)1 artwork
Holburne Museum - BathUnited Kingdom (Bath)26 artworks
Hospitalfield Centre for Art & CultureUnited Kingdom (Arbroath)9 artworks
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery - GlasgowUnited Kingdom (Glasgow)129 artworks
Ickworth - Bury St Edmunds (UK)United Kingdom (Bury St Edmunds)1 artwork
Imperial War Museum - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)125 artworks
Jerwood Collection - Hastings (UK)United Kingdom (Hastings)5 artworks
Kelmarsh HallUnited Kingdom (Kelmarsh)2 artworks
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and MuseumUnited Kingdom (Glasgow)118 artworks
Kenwood House (Iveagh Bequest) - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)43 artworks
Kirkcaldy Museum and Art Gallery - FifeUnited Kingdom (Fife)13 artworks
Lady Lever Art Gallery - LiverpoolUnited Kingdom (Port Sunlight)87 artworks
Laing Art Gallery - Newcastle-upon-TyneUnited Kingdom (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)85 artworks
Leicester New Walk Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Leicester)60 artworks
Letchworth Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Letchworth Garden City)1 artwork
Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Maidstone)2 artworks
Manchester Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Manchester)289 artworks
McLean Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Greenock, Inverclyde Council)1 artwork
Mercer Art Gallery - HarrogateUnited Kingdom (Harrogate)23 artworks
MOMA Wales - Machynlleth, PowysUnited Kingdom (Machynlleth)2 artworks
Moor Park Heritage Foundation - RickmansworthUnited Kingdom (Rickmansworth)4 artworks
Mount Edgcumbe HouseUnited Kingdom (Mount Edgcumbe)1 artwork
Museum of LondonUnited Kingdom (London)5 artworks
Museum of the Order of St John - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
National Army Museum, LondonUnited Kingdom (London)10 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)1347 artworks
National Gallery of Scotland - EdinburghUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)383 artworks
National Library of WalesUnited Kingdom20 artworks
National Maritime Museum - LondonUnited Kingdom (Greenwich)190 artworks
National Portrait Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)508 artworks
National Railway Museum - YorkUnited Kingdom (York)2 artworks
National Trust - UKUnited Kingdom582 artworks
Newark Town Hall Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Newark, Nottinghamshire)3 artworks
Newport Museum and Art Gallery (UK)United Kingdom (Newport)1 artwork
New Walk Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Leicester)1 artwork
Norfolk Museum - UKUnited Kingdom (Norfolk)51 artworks
Northampton Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Northampton)18 artworks
Norwich Castle Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Norwich)49 artworks
Nottingham City Museums and GalleriesUnited Kingdom (Nottingham)64 artworks
Osborne HouseUnited Kingdom (Isle of Wight)1 artwork
Osterley Park and HouseUnited Kingdom (London)2 artworks
Paisley Museum and Art GalleriesUnited Kingdom (Paisley, Renfrewshire)32 artworks
Palace of WestminsterUnited Kingdom (London)33 artworks
Pallant House - ChichesterUnited Kingdom (Chichester, West Sussex)30 artworks
Parc Howard MuseumUnited Kingdom (Llanelli)10 artworks
Perth Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Perth)2 artworks
Petworth House and ParkUnited Kingdom (Petworth)3 artworks
Plas NewyddUnited Kingdom (Llangollen)1 artwork
Plymouth Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Plymouth)70 artworks
Pollok House - GlasgowUnited Kingdom (Glasgow)12 artworks
Portsmouth MuseumsUnited Kingdom (Portsmouth)1 artwork
Preston Hall Museum - Stockton-on-TeesUnited Kingdom (Stockton-on-Tees)2 artworks
Reading MuseumUnited Kingdom (Reading)3 artworks
Royal Academy of Arts - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)171 artworks
Royal Academy of MusicUnited Kingdom (London)2 artworks
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, ExeterUnited Kingdom (Exeter)12 artworks
Royal Collection Trust - Palace of Holyroodhouse, EdinburghUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)6 artworks
Royal Collection Trust (UK) - Buckingham PalaceUnited Kingdom (London)265 artworks
Royal Collection Trust (UK) - Hampton Court PalaceUnited Kingdom (Hampton Court)76 artworks
Royal Collection Trust (UK) - St James's PalaceUnited Kingdom (London)15 artworks
Royal Collection Trust (UK) - Windsor CastleUnited Kingdom (London)263 artworks
Royal College of ArtUnited Kingdom (London)3 artworks
Royal College of MusicUnited Kingdom (London)2 artworks
Royal College of Physicians of LondonUnited Kingdom (London)2 artworks
Royal Geographical SocietyUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Royal Holloway, University of LondonUnited Kingdom (Egham, Greater London)2 artworks
Royal Pavillion Libraries and MuseumsUnited Kingdom (Brighton and Hove)2 artworks
Royal Pharmaceutical SocietyUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Royal Scottish AcademyUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)1 artwork
Royal Shakespeare Company CollectionUnited Kingdom (Stratford-upon-Avon)8 artworks
Royal Society, UKUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Royal Sussex Regiment MuseumUnited Kingdom (Chitchester)1 artwork
Royal Watercolor SocietyUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
RSAUnited Kingdom (London)11 artworks
Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and MuseumUnited Kingdom (Bournemouth)111 artworks
Sainsbury Centre for the Visual Arts (University of East Anglia) - NorwichUnited Kingdom (Norwich)15 artworks
Salisbury and South Wiltshire MuseumUnited Kingdom (Salisbury)1 artwork
Scarborough Museums TrustUnited Kingdom (Scarborough)19 artworks
Science MuseumUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Scottish National Gallery of Modern ArtUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)70 artworks
Scottish National Portrait GalleryUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)75 artworks
Shakespeare's Birthplace - StratfordUnited Kingdom (Stratford-upon-Avon)1 artwork
Shipley Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Gateshead, Greater Newcastle)53 artworks
Shrewsbury Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Shrewsbury)1 artwork
Sir John Soane's MuseumUnited Kingdom (London)14 artworks
Sissinghurst CastleUnited Kingdom (Kent)1 artwork
Slade School of Fine Art, University College LondonUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Society of Antiquaries of LondonUnited Kingdom (London)2 artworks
Society of Merchant VenturersUnited Kingdom (Bristol)1 artwork
Southampton City Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Southampton)127 artworks
Standen, The Beale CollectionUnited Kingdom (East Grinstead, West Sussex)2 artworks
Stanley and Audrey Burton Art Gallery - LeedsUnited Kingdom (Leeds)3 artworks
Stewartry MuseumUnited Kingdom (Kirkcudbright)2 artworks
Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum - Stirling, ScotlandUnited Kingdom (Stirling)23 artworks
Stoneyhurst CollegeUnited Kingdom (Lancashire)1 artwork
St Paul's Cathedral - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
Sudeley CastleUnited Kingdom (Gloucestershire)4 artworks
Sudley House, Liverpool MuseumsUnited Kingdom (Liverpool)41 artworks
Sunderland Museum & Winter GardensUnited Kingdom (Sunderland, Greater Newcastle)5 artworks
Swindon Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Swindon)12 artworks
Tabley House Collection (Cheshire)United Kingdom (Knutsford)2 artworks
Tate Britain - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)1648 artworks
Tate Modern - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)183 artworks
Theatre Royal BathUnited Kingdom (Bath, Greater Bristol)1 artwork
The British Library - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)4 artworks
The Foundling MuseumUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
The Hepworth - WakefieldUnited Kingdom (Wakefield)2 artworks
The Lowry - SalfordUnited Kingdom (Salford)42 artworks
The Merchant Adventurers' HallUnited Kingdom (York)2 artworks
The New Art Gallery - WalsallUnited Kingdom (Walsall, Greater Birmingham)17 artworks
The Potteries Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Stoke-on-Trent)1 artwork
The Royal Conservatoire of ScotlandUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)16 artworks
Torre Abbey - Torbay, DevonUnited Kingdom (Torbay)4 artworks
Touchstones Rochdale Arts and Heritage CentreUnited Kingdom (Rochdale, Greater Manchester)7 artworks
Townley Hall Art Museum - BurnleyUnited Kingdom (Burnley)26 artworks
Tunbridge Wells Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Royal Tunbridge Wells)9 artworks
Ulster Museum (National Museums Northern Ireland) - BelfastUnited Kingdom (Belfast)48 artworks
University College London Art MuseumUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
University of AberdeenUnited Kingdom (Aberdeen)2 artworks
University of Cambridge - CollegesUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)45 artworks
University of Dundee, Fine Art CollectionUnited Kingdom (Dundee)12 artworks
University of EdinburghUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)15 artworks
University of Hull Art CollectionUnited Kingdom (Hull)42 artworks
University of Liverpool Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Liverpool)15 artworks
University of LondonUnited Kingdom (London)13 artworks
University of NottinghamUnited Kingdom (Nottingham)2 artworks
University of Oxford - CollegesUnited Kingdom (Oxford)106 artworks
University of RoehamptonUnited Kingdom (London)1 artwork
University of Sterling Art CollectionUnited Kingdom (Strling)4 artworks
University of StrathclydeUnited Kingdom (Glasgow)1 artwork
University of SussexUnited Kingdom (Brighton)1 artwork
Usher Art Gallery - LincolnUnited Kingdom (Lincolnshire)34 artworks
Victoria and Albert Museum - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)451 artworks
Victoria Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Bath, Greater Bristol)13 artworks
Waddesdon Manor (National Trust, UK)United Kingdom (Waddesdon)37 artworks
Wakefield Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Wakefield)5 artworks
Walker Art Gallery, LiverpoolUnited Kingdom (Liverpool)261 artworks
Wallace Collection - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)375 artworks
Warrington Museum & Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Warrington)12 artworks
Watts Gallery - Compton (Surrey)United Kingdom (Compton, Surrey)71 artworks
Wellcome Library (Wellcome Trust)United Kingdom (London)11 artworks
Wellington Museum - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)72 artworks
Whitworth Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Manchester)44 artworks
Wigan Arts and Heritage ServiceUnited Kingdom (Wigan)3 artworks
Wightwick ManorUnited Kingdom (Wolverhampton)3 artworks
William Morris Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)52 artworks
Williamson Art Gallery & MuseumUnited Kingdom (Birkenhead)34 artworks
Woburn AbbeyUnited Kingdom (Woburn, Bedfordshire)3 artworks
Wolverhampton Art Gallery and MuseumUnited Kingdom (Wolverhampton)125 artworks
Worcester City Museum and Art GalleryUnited Kingdom (Worcester)40 artworks
Worcester GuildhallUnited Kingdom (Worcester)1 artwork
York Museums TrustUnited Kingdom (York)158 artworks

Administrative divisions
Below are the first-level administrative divisions for this nation.
NameDivision typePopulation
Northern Ireland1,700,000