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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Heritage Horizons - Deadline Extended

The Heritage Horizons application deadline has been extended to 24 November 2014. Apply Now!

Festival of Museums 15 - 17 May 2015

Want to take part in the Festival of Museums next year but need a little help? Apply for funding before Nov 21st 2014.

Turning Actions into Advocacy

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

From the web

Refurbishment to begin at Glasgow Women's Library

10th Nov 2014

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

Parliamentary bill will create new Historic Environment Scotland body

5th Nov 2014

New body will amalgamate the roles of Historic Scotland and the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS).

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.

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