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.


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)


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....


Irish Museums and school engagement during & post Covid-19

16 Sep 2020

The Irish Museums Association invites teachers to inform and guide the museum sector as it seeks to support their delivery of learning....


Heritage Council of Ireland Community Heritage Grant Scheme

2 Sep 2020

The Heritage Council of Ireland have opened the Community Heritage: Covid-19 Stimulus Fund for applications. Applications must be submitted on or before Tuesday 15th September 2020 at 5 p.m....