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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Evaluation of the HLF Skills for the Future funded Museums Galleries Scotland

Tender opportunity now available for the evaluation of our Interns programme.Read the brief in full.

Festival of Museums 15 - 17 May 2015

Find out more about Festival of Museums 2015 .

Turning Actions into Advocacy

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

From the web

Tate Gallery teams up with Minecraft

24th Nov 2014

The Tate Gallery will display famous artworks in 3D in the virtual world computer game, Minecraft

Fiona Hyslop to return as Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Europe and External Affairs

21st Nov 2014

Fiona Hyslop will retain her post as Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Europe and External Affairs in the new Scottish Cabinet

Refurbishment to begin at Glasgow Women's Library

10th Nov 2014

Seven month project to of internal refurbishments to begin on 24th Nov

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