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Museums Facing Extinction - report

15 Jan 2020

We Are Museums and EIT Climate-KIC held a 'Museums Facing Extinction' pilot event (21-24 Nov 2019, Futurium, Berlin) resulting in a series of articles that delve into the effect of this meeting....

Call for Papers

Call for Contributions, EMAC 2020

15 Jan 2020

The European Museum Advisors Conference invites proposals for EMAC 2020, to be held 6 - 10 June 2020 in Admont, Austria. The deadline is February 28th 2020....


Pilot Premium Payments Programme, Arts Council NI

9 Jan 2020

This pilot programme seeks to facilitate the engagement and inclusion of all Section 75 groups in funded arts activity. Application Deadline: 13 March 2020 at 16:00....


Register now for IMA Annual Conference 2020, 21-22 February, Athone

19 Dec 2019

Join colleagues from across the Irish Museum Sector at our annual conference to network, share knowledge and expertise, and influence the development of the sector....


EMYA 2021 open for applications

10 Dec 2019

The European Museum of the Year Awards (EMYA) 2021 are now open for applications....


European Commission funding deadlines for museums

10 Dec 2019

Funding deadlines for the European Commission's Horizon 2020 and Erasmus+ in first quarter of 2020....


NMI Country Life wins Sandford Award.

21 Nov 2019

The National Museum of Ireland - Country Life at Turlough Park, Castlebar, has won a prestigious Sandford Award for excellence in heritage education, an award held continuously by the museum since 2004....


Director of Waterford Treasures honoured by the Norwegian Crown

13 Nov 2019

The director of Waterford Treasures, Eamonn McEneaney, has been appointed Officer (Knight First Grade) of The Royal Norwegian Order of Merit, in reward for outstanding service in the interest of Norway....


Tipperary County Museum reopens after re-development

26 Oct 2019

The new Tipperary Museum of Hidden History opened to the public on the 24 October 2019, following joint investment of €500,000 from Fáilte Ireland and Tipperary County Council....