Tagged with Heritage

Opportunity: Exhibition Volunteer, Stonehenge

The galleries and exhibition spaces at Stonehenge showcase some extraordinary artefacts and objects from across the Stonehenge World Heritage Site. We are looking for volunteers to help our visitors explore the meaning of Stonehenge and bring the collections to life. You can find out more information at: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/support-us/volunteer/#1/10/Stonehenge Please register your interest by completing and … Continue reading

Opportunity: Volunteer Manager, Crofton Beam Engines

Crofton Beam Engines, part of the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust, is one of the most significant industrial heritage sites in the South West and a fascinating independent, volunteer-led heritage visitor attraction welcoming approximately 20,000 visitors per year. We are in the midst of delivering a well-supported and well-funded development programme assisted by National Lottery … Continue reading

Job: Collections Manager, Glastonbury Abbey (p/t)

The main purpose of the post is to manage the abbey collections to the best professional standards possible to maintain Accreditation, ensuring appropriate care and documentation and to provide support for the Interpretation/Learning Manager in making collections available to the public through displays, research, interpretation, exhibitions, loans etc. More information: https://www.glastonburyabbey.com/job-vacancies.php The closing date for … Continue reading

Guest blog: Madeleine Bertorelli reflects on bringing a contemporary art exhibition to the four Wessex Museums

Guest blog: Madeleine Bertorelli reflects on bringing a contemporary art exhibition to the four Wessex Museums

When contemporary art exhibition, Alchemy: Artefacts Reimagined, went on display at Wiltshire Museum in June, it was the culmination of a year’s hard work by the artist – and the beginning of an exciting touring programme for Wessex Museums. In this guest blog, Madeleine Bertorelli, Creative Programmes Producer for Wessex Museums, explains more about the … Continue reading

Resource: AMA Benchmarking Survey 2019

The Arts Marketing Association (AMA) has published the results of its first member benchmarking survey, drawing on the experiences of communication professionals working in and across the arts, culture & heritage sector. The research finds that it is tough at the bottom. To read highlights from the full report in the AMA Benchmarking Survey 2019, … Continue reading

Funding: Transforming Places through Heritage

This programme is for individual heritage buildings in, or transferring to, community ownership. We will support charities and social enterprises to develop projects with the potential to bring new life to high streets by creating alternative uses for redundant or underused historic buildings in town centres. Find out more from the Architectural Heritage Fund website … Continue reading