ACE to publish guidelines on restitution and repatriation
23 Jan 2020
Arts Council England intends to provide new guidance on the topics of restitution and repatriation in UK museums and galleries....
New Minister for Communities, Northern Ireland
16 Jan 2020
Deirdre Hargey was appointed Northern Irish Minister for Communities at the formation of the executive on 11 January 2020....
16 Jan 2020
The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Has Published Culture 2025 – A National Cultural Policy Framework...
Museums Facing Extinction - report
15 Jan 2020
We Are Museums and EIT Climate-KIC held a 'Museums Facing Extinction' pilot event (21-24 Nov 2019, Futurium, Berlin) resulting in a series of articles that delve into the effect of this meeting....
IMA Annual Conference 2020, 21-22 February, Dean Crowe Theatre, Athone
19 Dec 2019
Join colleagues from across the Irish Museum Sector at our annual conference to network, share knowledge and expertise, and influence the development of the sector....
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....
Tipperary County Museum reopens after re-development
26 Oct 2019
The new Tipperary Museum of Hidden History opened to the public on the 24 October 2019, following joint investment of €500,000 from Fáilte Ireland and Tipperary County Council....