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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Festival of Museums 15 - 17 May 2015

Event Registration is now open for Festival of Museums 2015. Register your event now

MGS 2015 funding timetable announced

The timetable for MGS 2015 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

Contribute to the King's College London/BBC enquiry into cultural partnerships

23rd Jan 2015

NMDC is seeking survey responses from museums and galleries in to cultural partnerships, what makes a good partnership and how they benefit the public.

Exploring Volunteer Practice - free one hour sessions

22nd Jan 2015

Volunteer Development Scotland is running sessions to explore some of the ‘hot’ topics in volunteering. Open to anyone with an interest. Spaces limited


21st Jan 2015

A BAFM award set up to promoting and encouraging young people in The Heritage Sector. First deadline is 1 May. Please visit the link for how to apply.

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