2018 Working Internationally Conference: Working locally, Thinking Globally 06/02/2018


Event and roundtable breakfast on 7th March at the National Museum of Scotland. »more

ACE and HLF consult on long term plans 06/02/2018


The bodies are seeking views before creating five and ten year strategies. »more

Hepworth Wakefield revives 1940s scheme to create artists prints for primary schools 06/02/2018


Jeremy Deller, Martin Creed, Anthea Hamilton, Helen Marten, Haroon Mirza and Rose Wylie have created pictures for the new scheme. »more

NMDC and MA respond to UK consultation on ivory 11/01/2018


Sector responses as government prepares for most ivory sales to become illegal and China bans the trade. »more

Museums reaching whole communities: record figures in Edinburgh and Manchester 07/12/2017


Both museums have tripled visitors over a decade. »more

NMDC responds to Mendoza Review 07/12/2017


Read NMDC's response to The Mendoza Review and the Strategic review of DCMS-sponsored national museums. »more

DCMS launches Heritage Statement 07/12/2017


DCMS has published a Heritage Statement, giving the government’s ‘direction and priorities’ for heritage in the next few years. »more

Party Manifestos 07/06/2017


A summary of the cultural pledges in the manifestos for the 2017 General Election »more

New Vice Chair for NMDC 07/06/2017


TWAM's Iain Watson is the first person to take the new post. »more

NMDC at the Science Museum Group 08/04/2017


Our offices have now moved to the Science Museum. »more

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