Irish Museums Association

Connecting the museum community across Ireland


Museum vacancies and opportunities

We regularly posts vacancies from the museum sector so make us your first port of call when looking for new opportunities.


Become a member of the Irish Museums Association

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Featured News

Irish Museums Covid-19 information point

A resource and information point for Irish museums in response to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, gathering government directives, planning for reopening, and other useful resources shared by our members.


NEMO European Museum Conference 2020

15 November, 2020 | 10:00am

Network of European Museum Organisations


MA Annual Conference 2020

2 November, 2020 | 12:00am

Museums Association (UK)


Competition to appoint Chair and Directors to the Board of NI Museums Council

9 Oct 2020

An open competition to appoint a new Chair and Directors to the Board of the NI Museums Council (NIMC) has been launched. The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 26 October 2020...


Dublin museums, galleries and cultural attractions to close from midnight, Friday 18 September.

18 Sep 2020

The Government of Ireland has announced today (Friday) that all museums, galleries and cultural attractions will close from midnight, for an initial period of three weeks....

Awards & Bursaries

Interpreting Museums - Cooperation with NI initiative

19 Aug 2020

The IMA, in partnership with NIMC, has been award funding through the Dept of Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sports and the Gaeltacht's Cooperation with NI to deliver a multifaceted project, Interpreting Museums....