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.

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£6 million grants awarded to third sector

28th Aug 2014

More than 115 organisations to benefit from Enterprise Ready Fund, providing continued support to enterprising third sector organisations across Scotland.

engage Marsh Awards for excellence in gallery education - deadline extended to 1 Sept

27th Aug 2014

The Awards celebrate the acheivements of those working in gallery education and grant four winners £500 to spend on their professional development.

Scotland's People: A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

13th Aug 2014

2013 Scottish Household Survey has been published, offering information on the composition, characteristics, attitudes and behaviour of Scottish Households

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