200 Objects of Waterloo

Eagle standard of the French 105th Regiment captured at Waterloo. Copyright National Army Museum.
Explore a Waterloo story through 200 fascinating objects from across the world.

Waterloo 200 Legacy: The Age of Revolution

a collage of images from the Waterloo 200 collection
Find out more about the Waterloo 200 Legacy Plan dedicated to advancing the educational knowledge and value of The Age of Revolution (1775 - 1848).
Napoleon’s Departure from Egypt, 23rd March 1799

Waterloo Object: Napoleon leaves Egypt

This cartoon, printed in London in 1800, takes a dim view of Napoleon's departure from Egypt.

Chairman's Blog: Iron Duke portrait saved

Waterloo 200 Chairman Sir Evelyn Webb-Carter on the NPG's new portrait of the Iron Duke.

a photo of a two musket balls and a small case

The Surgeon's Blade: Lieutenant Worsley's balls

Mick Crumplin's medical blog looks at the remarkable medical case of a lucky Lieutenant at Waterloo.

Read and add to The Waterloo 200 Descendants Book

Read about the soldiers who fought at the Battle and contribute your own stories and research.