NMS plans further work to support collections across Scottish museums 07/12/2018


Supporting curators and evolving knowledge so that collections can be better used by the public - and for international research networks. »more

ACE seeks new partners to show works from the Arts Council Collection 06/11/2018


New touring exhibitions drawn from ACE's 8000 strong collection will run over three years, »more

Improving digital skills in museums 06/11/2018


New Fellowships at several museums and digital courses to upskill the sector. »more

Mendoza Review Action Plan and Partnership Framework 10/10/2018


Plans announced for closer work between DCMS, major cultural funders and policy bodies to create greater strategic focus. »more

ACE and other museum bodies publish joint statement on collections at risk 10/10/2018


Joint statement on museums and collections at risk. »more

National Museum of Brazil destroyed by fire along with most of its collections 11/09/2018


Includes contact details for any institution wishing to offer specific support. »more

Headley Fellowships offer curators significant time off for research 03/08/2018


Funding backfills posts for six months so curators can carry out new research. »more

44% say museums are the cultural experience which contributes most to quality of life in ACE survey 03/08/2018


ACE publishes a detailed report of its consultation ahead of preparing a ten-year plan to 2030. »more

The socio-economics of dinosaurs: Dippy storms Dorset 03/08/2018


First leg of the Dippy Tour at Dorset County Museum brought £1.1m to the local economy and more than 153,000 visitors. »more

Cultural Development Fund offers £20m for towns and cities in England 09/07/2018


Areas can bid for £3-7m for a raft of cultural interventions to increase prosperity. »more

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