Our fascinating collections cover a wide range of objects of artistic, historical and scientific interest.
Detail from one of two pieces of tattooed skin, removed from bodies in the anatomy department and preserved in a glass frame c. 1890s
The University has over 20,000 historic artefacts, artworks and specimens acquired during the 130 years of the institution's existence. These are cared for by Museum Services, which has been awarded Full Accreditation as a public museum service.
You can now search all our collections (along with those of eight other Scottish university museums) via the Revealing the Hidden Collections website