We are delighted to announce that the West Midlands Volunteer Awards are being held again this year and nominations are now open!
Supporting museums within the West Midlands to develop, thrive and collaborate through the sharing of skills and knowledge to ensure future sustainability.
Since 2016 we have welcomed over 400 guests to 3 fun-filled Award evenings with fine food and fantastic entertainment.
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
The future of social history collections is an often debated topic and is the theme of this year’s annual [...]> Read more
This NEW programme aims to develop Audience Champions who will help to increase the reach and build deeper relationships between [...]> 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.
Volunteers are crucial to the success and future of any museum or heritage site and the West Midlands Volunteer [...]> Read more
Richard Curtis is the Chairman of the Waterworks Museum in Hereford and has seen his volunteers raise a trophy [...]> Read more