A stunning collection of Chinese ceramics dating from 2500 BC to the 19th century. High points include amazing Tang dynasty tomb models and beautiful Ming dynasty bowls.
The collection was left to the London Borough of Croydon by local businessman Raymond Riesco and is on permanent display in the Riesco Gallery, ground floor, Croydon Clocktower.
For opening times and access information for this gallery, please see our 'How to visit' page.
Our exhibition, in partnership with the British Museum, exploring depictions of dragons and other animals in Chinese and world mythology. Please see our 'Dragon Tales' exhibition page to find out more.