News - Awards
Seven museums awarded MSPI accreditation
18 May 2020
The CEO of the Heritage Council of Ireland, Virginia Teehan, has announced MSPI accreditation for seven museums and maintenance of accreditation for a further four....
ICRI Education Bursary
12 Mar 2020
Students who wish to embark on a career in conservation may apply for an ICRI Education Bursary, focusing on studies to Masters level. The dealine for applications is 30 June 2020....
IMT - IMA partnership to offer award for museum practioners and researchers
22 Feb 2020
The Irish Museums Association (IMA) and the Irish Museums Trust (IMT) have announced a new award partnership in support of practitioners and researchers in the museum sector in Ireland....
EMYA 2021 open for applications
10 Dec 2019
The European Museum of the Year Awards (EMYA) 2021 are now open for applications....
NMI Country Life wins Sandford Award.
21 Nov 2019
The National Museum of Ireland - Country Life at Turlough Park, Castlebar, has won a prestigious Sandford Award for excellence in heritage education, an award held continuously by the museum since 2004....
Director of Waterford Treasures honoured by the Norwegian Crown
13 Nov 2019
The director of Waterford Treasures, Eamonn McEneaney, has been appointed Officer (Knight First Grade) of The Royal Norwegian Order of Merit, in reward for outstanding service in the interest of Norway....
EPIC voted Europe's Leading Tourist Attraction 2019
9 Jun 2019
NMNI receives special award by NI Tourism
3 Jun 2019