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

Want to take part in the Festival of Museums next year but need a little help? Apply now for funding

Turning Actions into Advocacy

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

From the web

Sharon Heal named as new director of the Museums Association

21st Oct 2014

The Head of Publications for MA will become it's first female director.

The Caring Museum: Call for Papers

17th Oct 2014

Museums etc are inviting international proposals for papers for inclusion in The Caring Museum - to be published next year. Deadline: Mon 17 Nov.

UK businesses encouraged to claim £3000 grants for better broadband

17th Oct 2014

Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Perth are three of the 22 UK cities able to apply for a Government grant of up to £3000 to improve broadband speeds & connectivity

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