Museums Galleries Scotland is the National Development Body for the Scottish museums sector.
We’re here to support Scotland’s more than 400 museums and galleries, whether through strategic investment, advice, advocacy, skills development or other means.
Museums Galleries Scotland developed the National Strategy, 'Going Further', in consultation with Scotland’s museums sector, and it was launched in March 2012. The compelling and inclusive shared vision has greater public value firmly at its heart.
Our Board helps provide support and direction to our organisation. They bring to our organisation a wide range of skills and experience in business, academia and the cultural sector.
A key milestone in work to develop the third and final delivery plan for the ten-year national strategy for Scotland’s museums and galleries has been reached with the launch of a sector-wide consultation by Museums Galleries Scotland (MGS).
‘Skills for Success’ will help Scotland's museum sector to address issues including a lack of diversity in the workforce; a lack of accessible entry and progression routes.
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