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Call For Papers: Museum Ireland 2021

18 Oct 2021

The Irish Museums Association (IMA) has issued a call for submissions of paper abstracts for Museum Ireland 2021, Volume 28. Deadline: Midnight, Thursday 2 December 2021....


British Council, International Collaboration Grants

11 Oct 2021

The British Council has launched the International Collaboration Grants. This £3.5 fund will support UK and global organisations, including Ireland, to collaborate on digital, face to face and hybrid artistic projects....


Critical tech in museums working group: Call out for EOI

6 Oct 2021

Museum professionals on the island of Ireland are invited to contribute to a new working group dedicated to researching and discussing new and emerging technologies in a museum context....


Irish Museums address Joint Committee TCAMS

30 Sep 2021

Representatives from the Irish Museums Association and the National Museum of Ireland address the challenges facing the museum sector and cultural institutions as a result of COVID-19 at Joint Committee meeting...


Save the Date: Decolonising the Catalogues

24 Sep 2021

Explore the keynote speakers at the IMA's Decolonising the Catalogues programme, running from 19 - 30 November 2021...

Sectoral issues

Planning for further easing of restrictions

20 Sep 2021

Information and guidelines for Irish Museums to assist you in planning for further easing of restrictions...


Museum Ireland 2020

17 Sep 2021

The 2020 edition of the Irish Museums Association's annual journal, Museum Ireland, launched today for Culture Night....


Fáilte Ireland: Digital that Delivers

31 Aug 2021

Fáilte Ireland’s Digital that Delivers programme sees an initial investment of €6m in the specialised training and digitalisation of visitor attractions and activities across Ireland in 2021....


Permanent closure of Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum

25 Aug 2021

Following its temporary closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Quinnipiac University has announced the permanent closure of Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum, Músaem An Ghorta Mhóir....