The Ruskin

Explore the art and ideas of John Ruskin (1819-1900), epoch-defining writer, artist and social thinker. Our collection is displayed both at The Ruskin, Lancaster University and Brantwood, Coniston.

International Museum Day 2020

Launched digitally on International Museum Day 2020, Ruskin: Museum of the Near Future invites you to reflect on how life takes shape and where tomorrow’s world is today.

The Ruskin is closed to the public in response to COVID-19.

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