Who we are, what we do

Museums Galleries Scotland is the National Development Body for the museum sector in Scotland. Our role is to work collaboratively to invest in and develop a sustainable museum and galleries sector for Scotland, in line with the aims of Going Further: The National Strategy for Scotland's Museums and Galleries.

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MGS funding timetable announced

The timetable for MGS 2014 funding rounds has been announced. Visit our funding pages for more information.

Turning Actions into Advocacy

Read our latest report on the implementation of the National Strategy.

From the web

Scotland's People: A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

13th Aug 2014

2013 Scottish Household Survey has been published, offering information on the composition, characteristics, attitudes and behaviour of Scottish Households

Announcing MuseumNext Geneva

7th Aug 2014

The 2015 edition of MuseumNext will take place in the Swiss city of Geneva between 19 – 21 April 2015.

ACE publishes Value of Culture report

7th Aug 2014

The report explores how the value of culture has been measured in rigorous academic studies, in the UK and internationally, over the past 20 years.

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