Explore - British Empire and Commonwealth Museum, Bristol
Opened in 2002, the British Empire and Commonwealth Museum is the first museum in the UK to cover the history of the British Empire. The exhibits look at the Empire's impact on Britain and the rest of the world. They examine themes ranging from military and technological triumphs of the Empire to economic exploitation and slavery. Photographs, objects, costumes, and film from around the world, vividly document the rise and fall of the British Empire.