The National Media Museum is home to over 3.5 million items of historical and cultural significance, including three pivotal firsts: the world's earliest known surviving negative, the earliest television footage, and the camera that made the earliest moving pictures in Britain.

Explore different aspects of our collections below, or visit Science Museum Group Collections Online to view over 250,000 objects and archives from this museum, the Science Museum, Museum of Science and Industry and National Railway Museum.

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