Hosted by Dr Annie Gray, one of Britain's leading food historians, our free annual conference will be held on Thursday 19 March 2020 at Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust.
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Stimulating new ideas, providing continued support and vital challenge. Working in collaboration with museum colleagues and organisations from outside the sector
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Through grants, free training and projects the programme supports Accredited museums and those Working Towards Accreditation across the wider West Midlands region
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.’
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Arts Council England has commissioned DC Research Ltd (in partnership with Durnin Research and Pomegranate) to carry out an Evaluation of the Museum Development Programme across England. The evaluation aims to understand the impact of Arts Council’s investment in the Museum Development Programme.
Keep up to date with West Midlands Museum Development events and a variety of other events regionally and nationally
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During our events and programmes there is a wonderful spirit of sharing amongst peers and colleagues. It is often reflected upon in evaluation forms that having the space and opportunity to network is highly valued.
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