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 - are you taking part?

16 – 18 May 2014. Visit our Inspiration for your event page to get the creative thoughts flowing or register your event using our registration form

MGS funding timetable announced

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

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Are you participating in Voluntary Arts Week 9-18 May?

10th Apr 2014

Whether it's part of Festival of Museums or new events, museums are perfectly placed to work with local arts and craft groups for Voluntary Arts Week.

UK update to copyright law imminent

10th Apr 2014

The UK is to update its 1988 copyright law in light of new digital formats for content, such as CDs, DVDs and e-books.

DCMS Culture Minister Maria Miller resigns

9th Apr 2014

The Prime Minister has accepted the resignation of the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, Maria Miller.

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