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.
The 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.’
Keep up to date with West Midlands Museum Development events and a variety of other events regionally and nationally
Collecting oral testimony can add depth and insight to our collections through the stories they tell and the documentation [...]> Read more
Do you want to feel more confident about using your rural collection in a greater range of stories and [...]> 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.
Yesterday evening at Birmingham Hippodrome 150 guests were treated to an evening of fun, food and frivolity as the winners [...]> Read more
ICOM UK, with support from the British Council, is offering travel grants to support staff from UK organisations seeking [...]> Read more