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

Join now and be a part of a dynamic netowork that promotes and encourages the improvement of museums and museum practice.

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.


MA UK Conference 2021: Brave New World

8 November, 2021 | 12:00am

Museums Association (UK)


Digital & Audiovisual Capacity Building for Accessible Heritage - training programme (10 to 6 months duration)

30 June, 2021 | 12:00am


Awards & Bursaries

Small Grants Scheme: Practitioners and Researchers in the Museum Sector in Ireland

17 Jun 2021

A new partnership between the Irish Museums Association and Irish Museums Trust sees an annual scheme comprising five grants up to a maximum of €1,000 each being extended to practitioners and researchers across Ireland....

Call for Papers

'National Museums: Narrating the Nation' Conference (CFP)

16 Jun 2021

The National Museum of Ireland and the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, have issued a call for papers for a cross-disciplinary conference exploring the topic of 'National Museums: Narrating the Nation'....


New Museum of Time for Waterford

16 Jun 2021

In a new addition to the rich cultural offering in Waterford, Heritage Minister Malcolm Noonan launched Waterford Treasure's Irish Museum of Time on 14 June 2021....