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.

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Applications open for the Heritage Horizons Traineeship Programme

31st Oct 2014

20 non-graduate places are available for a 12 month work placement in a host museum.

SCVO seeking your nominations for trustee candidates

23rd Oct 2014

Do you know someone who would be great at addressing the big issues facing the third sector? If so, nominations can be downloaded from the SCVO website.

Icon Conservation Awards 2015 now open

22nd Oct 2014

The Icon Conservation Awards celebrates the highest standards of conservation skills, innovation, research and collections care within UK arts and heritage

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