Guidance on reopening museums has been published by National Museums Directors' Council and Association of Independent Museum
What we are doing and where to find advice about coronavirus. We have added two new pages: Reopening advice and guidance and Museums facing closure.
Stimulating new ideas, providing continued support and vital challenge. Working in collaboration with museum colleagues and organisations from outside the sector
Explore the portal to discover volunteer roles available within museums and galleries across the region
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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West Midlands Museum Development is pleased to announce its new grant scheme is now open.
For some museums recovery is about planning to reopen but for others it is about seeking new ways of engagement or looking at an alternative business model whilst remaining closed until next season. The Recovery Grants aim to provide support for both.
Keep up to date with West Midlands Museum Development events and a variety of other events regionally and nationally
We have dedicated this space to share your interesting, inspiring and useful experiences!
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