Irish Museums Association

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Featured News

Call for EOI, Museum Basics Course

The IMA is inviting Expressions of Interest to take part in Museum Basics, the introductory course for those working primarily in the community or volunteer-led museum sector. Deadline: 28 February 2022.


Ireland, Museums, Empire, Colonialism: Collections, Archives, Buildings and Landscapes

8 April, 2022 | 12:00am

Queen's University and Ulster Museum


Achieving the Best – Performance Reviewing your Volunteers

31 March, 2022 | 10:00am

Volunteer Ireland


Risk Management – A Practical Guide to Risk Management in your Organisation

17 February, 2022 | 9:30am

The Wheel


New Access Europe Partnership Database, Website and EU funding Guide

21 Jan 2022

Access Europe is a support and capacity-building programme for Irish civil society organisations to better access EU funds and engage in EU policy, funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and delivered by The Wheel....


Cultural Heritage in Cities and Regions: Challenges and Trends throughout Europe

21 Jan 2022

Cultural Heritage in Action have launched a new interactive publication: 'Cultural Heritage in Cities and Regions: Challenges and Trends throughout Europe.'...

Sectoral issues

EU-UNESCO resources: illicit trafficking of cultural property

21 Jan 2022

Learn about EU-UNESCO actions to fight illicit trafficking of cultural property, 2016 - 2022, and access resources...