Supporting museums within the West Midlands to develop, thrive and collaborate through the sharing of skills and knowledge to ensure future sustainability.
Supporting museums through cross cultural programmes to excite and inspire diverse audiences; delivering a professional customer focussed visitor experience.
Explore the NEW portal to discover the roles available within museums and galleries in the region
The NEW West Midlands Museum Development programme was established in April 2015 with funding from Arts Council England and is managed by Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust.
West Midlands Museum Development will deliver a range of activity to support Arts Council England’s 10 year strategic framework ‘Great Art and Culture for Everyone.’
On 27 June Chief Executive of Arts Council England (ACE), Darren Henley, welcomed 831 organisations to the 2018-22 portfolio. A £24 million investment in museums was announced as part of their National Portfolio in the Midlands.
Keep up to date with West Midlands Museum Development events and a variety of other events regionally and nationally
Develop skills, knowledge and insight to develop a new and more effective fundraising approach. This workshop (the first of [...]> Read more
The first workshop in a series of four, Roots HR CIC will be exploring the role of museums to [...]> Read more
Develop skills, knowledge and insight to develop a new and more effective fundraising approach. This workshop (the second of two) [...]> Read more
Have your museum featured here!
We know that there is excellent work happening in our region, so help us to shout about it by featuring as our museum of the month celebrating good practice in the sector.