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.


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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.

IMA Event

Museums, Empire and Northern Irish Identity

12 February, 2021 | 12:00pm

Irish Museums Association


Exploring the Archives 1910-1921

28 January, 2021 | 7:00pm

Making the Future


Volunteer Ireland: Family Volunteering

26 January, 2021 | 11:00am

Volunteer Ireland


NEMO Conference proceedings: Museums and Social Responsibility - Values revisited

13 Jan 2021

NEMO and the German Museums Association are proud to present a publication with texts based on the proceedings of the conference Museums and Social Responsibility - Values revisited, held 17-18 September 2020...


NEMO report: The impact of Covid-19 pandemic on Museums in Europe

12 Jan 2021

NEMO (Network of European Museum Organisations) has published the findings and recommendations of the survey carried out between 30 October-29 November 2020, investigating how museums have been affected by the pandemic....

Awards & Bursaries

Art Museum Award, European Museum Academy

12 Jan 2021

The European Museum Academy has announced the Art Museum Award, a new annual award specifically designed for art museums and galleries throughout Europe. Entry fee: €300. Closing date for applications: 31 March 2021....