Tagged with Museums

Job: Engagement Officer (Skills Development), RAMM (fixed term, p/t)

The Royal Albert Memorial Museum, RAMM is a much loved institution at the heart of Exeter and Devon’s cultural life, telling local stories alongside international ones, through exceptional collections that embrace world cultures, natural history, antiquities and art. Multi-dimensional, multi-disciplinary and multi-award winning, judges have described us as ‘modest in scale but vast in its … Continue reading

Funding: DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund

Grants of up to £300,000 from the DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund is now available for eligible museums to apply. The scheme, jointly funded by DCMS and the philanthropic Wolfson Foundation, is designed to improve the quality of displays, enhance exhibition spaces and increase access. All applications must be submitted to dcmswolfsonfund@culture.gov.uk by 31st August 2018 … Continue reading

Resource: Open Up: museums for everyone

A new resource Open Up: museums for everyone has been launched to support museums to increase the diversity of their visitors. The initiative has produced a guide featuring advice and case studies from 20 museums from across the UK, capturing stories of change and examining the success factors that have led to museums significantly diversifying their visitors. … Continue reading

Funding: The Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

The Trusthouse Charitable Foundation funding is available to support the work of local and national charities or not-for-profit organisations that address rural and urban deprivation within the UK. Within these two main headings, the Trust are interested in helping established projects which work in the fields of: Community Support Arts, Education & Heritage Disability & Health … Continue reading