We kickstart our New Year with a programme of training on the subject of income generation, with great courses from Culture Republic and more! We’ve got four individual courses covering four different themes: a solo artist
Museums have long been more than simply the keepers of our cultural heritage. They are often an integral part of their local communities. They can be safe spaces for discussion, and through their colourful and
A Riveting Day Out. That’s what drew me in. Possibly the best tagline ever, created for Scotland’s industrial museums. Under a new, public-facing brand name – Go Industrial – this federation of independent Accredited industrial
I recently had the honour of representing MGS at the 12th Intergovernmental Committee (IGC) meeting held in Jeju, Korea, for the 2003 UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH). Korea gave us a
It’s almost that time of the year again, so we asked Chelsea Charles, the Communications Manager in charge of Scotland’s Themed Years down at VisitScotland’s Events Directorate, if she would mind writing a short blog on why Scotland’s museums should get involved. Here are Chelsea’s thoughts…
Well, we’ve finally come down off our amazing-conference-high enough to sum up what we’re sure all delegates will agree was a truly special day. On Thursday 12 October, Museums Galleries Scotland hosted our 2017 conference Inequalities: Bridging the Gap, which focused on reducing inequalities.