News

Study shows wellbeing benefits of visiting a museum are stronger in deprived areas 09/09/2021

 

However, these areas need a greater variety of cultural provision. »more

Culture at COP website launches to showcase the sector’s climate work 09/09/2021

 

Contribute your event or programme to be part of the global. conversation. »more

National Lottery Days Out Campaign offers public vouchers for off season visits to attractions 09/09/2021

 

Apply to be a participating venue with vouchers reimbursed by the scheme. »more

‘Boundless Creativity’ report looks at pandemic digital innovation 03/08/2021

 

Cultural sector innovation during the lockdown and how to apply the lessons to help the sector in future. »more

Museums Partnership Reports track collection sharing by 22 national museums 03/08/2021

 

In 2019-20 national museums made 2,290 loans of 71,205 objects, which were seen by at least 35.7 million people. »more

Whitworth produces William Blake NFT to support socially beneficial projects 03/08/2021

 

The plan is part of a research project and eventual exhibition, ‘Economics, the Blockbuster’. »more

International Slavery Museum among recipients of NLHF £50m Heritage Horizon Awards 03/08/2021

 

The museum’s £9.93m grant will support its transformation from a collection of galleries into a prominent museum. »more

NMDC publishes new guide ‘Principles for Lending and Borrowing’ 06/07/2021

 

As museums emerge from lockdown with reduced resources, NMDC believes it is even more important that lending is encouraged. »more

NMS will use £1m grant for research into the ‘significant shadow’ of the Cold War 06/07/2021

 

Three year project will culminate in a major exhibition on Scotland and the Cold War. »more

Welsh Government five year programme includes new museums 06/07/2021

 

Football Museum and Museum of North Wales included in the plan for 2021 - 26. »more

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