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

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

Primary pupils get hands on with WW1 collection.

8th Dec 2014

Primary 7 pupils have been helping digitise East Ayrshire Heritage and Museums WW1 Collections

Dundee named UNESCO City of Design

2nd Dec 2014

Dundee is recognised for it's contributions to new and old creative industries

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

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