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

MA needs (anonymous) responses to survey about cuts

11th Jul 2014

The Museums Association (MA) has launched Cuts Survey 2014, its fourth annual evaluation of the health of the museum sector across the UK.

4 August: Join DCMS by marking the start of First World War through the #LightsOut campaign

11th Jul 2014

UK is invited to take part in #LightsOut - from 10pm to 11pm on Monday 4 August - leaving on a single light or candle for a shared moment of reflection.

Glasgow School of Art publish blog with update on progress after devastating fire

11th Jul 2014

The School report that they have been removing, assessing and consolidating the collections to see exactly what the impact of the fire on 23 June has been.

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