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P&O Collection

We have been proudly preserving our heritage since the company began in 1837. Today our  unique collection of over 30,000 items, tells the story of P&O and the many other shipping lines that made us the largest shipping company in the world. Our collection is not open to the public but you can browse our galleries online or see our loan collections on display in a wide variety of museums. Click on links for details.


Objects On board
Themed Galleries

P&O Archive

Search our online database of nearly 2,500 ships.

Our Family History Research Guides will point you in the right direction and help you on your way.


P&O History

Discover the key dates in P&O's past and learn about the many shipping companies that made up the P&O Group.


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