We publish advice and guidance for people working in the museums and galleries sector.
Guidance for museums currently dealing with the effects of COVID-19 or the Coronavirus outbreak.
Introductory information on identifying audiences, and creating an audience focussed visitor attraction.
Includes information on governance and business planning.
Includes collections care, storage and display conditions, acquisition and disposal.
Introductory information on monitoring and evaluation
Includes information on tax relief and fundraising
An introduction to the New Museum Toolkit, offering advice on standards and best practice.
Advice on general advocacy and advocating to specific key audiences.
An introductory guide to planning for, recruiting and training volunteers in your museum.
Includes information on working in partnership with other museums and outside the sector
Find helpful resources from our MGS Knowledge exchange events.
Our applied research seeks to advance the sector’s knowledge of and responses to the practical challenges that museums and galleries face. We commission, collaborate on and conduct studies across a wide range of research topics.