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Art Detective is an online community that helps art collections find out more about their artworks. Art Detective's creation was guided by a panel of experts from both inside and outside the museum world. However, anyone can join in, from a Rembrandt specialist to a local history enthusiast. Art Detective welcomes all information that may improve knowledge about the nation's art.

Art Detective received the Museums and the Web 'Best of the Web' award in 2015 (past overall winners include the Brooklyn Museum, the Indianapolis Museum of Art and the Rijksmuseum). So far, this is the only time a British institution has won the award.

Click here to see ongoing Art Detective discussions. Significant discoveries are written about in the Discoveries section of the website.