Museum Profile – Penmaenmawr Museum

Behind the façade of a former post office in the coastal town of Penmaenmawr in North Wales, is an independent museum bustling with volunteers and community activities. Pen…

Research into admissions pricing policy

New research and guidance on setting museum admission prices Please scroll down to read this information in Welsh and for the link to the research findings in Welsh.  In p…

We are not all the same

Accessible and equitable recruitment practices Curating for Change, the ground-breaking work placement programme for D/deaf and disabled curators in museums, is calling for the her…

Lisa looks ahead

AIM Director Lisa Ollerhead looks ahead to the potential challenges facing AIM members in 2023 and highlights the key areas where AIM is here to help.  As we look ahead, th…

Launch of Scotland’s museums and galleries strategy 2023 – 2030

New strategy sets a vision for collective action. The new strategy builds on the achievements of the first strategy, which guided the collective work of the sector and Museu…

UK’s biodiversity crisis highlighted by largest ever museum project

500 museums across the UK join with artists and environmentalists to create mass artwork inspired by animals in museum collections Launched today by the UK’s leading arts …

Kings of the Underground

New Associate Supplier, Vision Fountain, outline the powerful creative opportunities new technologies and gaming culture can bring to the heritage sector. Kings of the Under…

Museum Profile – The Devil’s Porridge Museum

The Devil’s Porridge Museum possibly holds the accolade for the best-named museum in the world. It tells the story of HM Factory Gretna, the largest munitions factory on earth during Worl…

Small budgets, high expectations

Recent recipients of the Kids in Museums ‘UK’s most Family Friendly Museum’ The National Emergency Services Museum in Sheffield highlight how to deliver sustainably a…

People are the beating heart of The Museums + Heritage Awards

The 2023 Museums + Heritage Awards are open for entries and offer more ways than ever to recognise the hard work and extraordinary achievements of individuals, teams and organisations acros…

Ten years of going further: Museums Galleries Scotland celebrates sector’s achievements

Museums Galleries Scotland (MGS) highlights and celebrates the sector’s work over the last ten years in the newly published …

Setting up an Escape Room

AIM spoke to Ameeta Lodhia, Business Development Manager, Museum of the Order of St John to uncover how the team set up an Escape Room, opening up new markets in their Clerkenwell neighbour…