South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Memberships

Become a member and enjoy access to a range of benefits and opportunities.

Mentor Match

Skills matching service bringing together museum professionals for mentoring and professional support

Call for papers for the Sensing Culture symposium in Bath

Sensing Culture is a Heritage Lottery Fund funded project that enables blind and partially sighted people to increase their independence through visiting heritage sites and museums.

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New evidence demonstrates enthusiasm for conservation areas amongst residents, heritage professionals and the wider public

Research from Heritage Counts 2017 has strongly demonstrated the enthusiasm for conservation areas amongst residents, heritage professionals and the wider public.

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AIM appoints Emma Chaplin as Director

Emma Chaplin has been announced as the new Director of AIM. She will be taking up her post in February.

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Arts Council England ask cultural organisations to share survey with their audiences

Do you have an audience engaged with arts & culture? Arts Council England are asking arts and cultural organisations to share a survey with their audiences.

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Museum Skills: Making the Most of Your Textile Skills in Caring for Costume & Textile Collections

During the course you will learn about the priorities in caring for costume and textile collections both for display and storage.

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Museum Skills: Equipping Museums for the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

SWMDP - Museum Skills: Equipping Museums for the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

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Museum Skills: Recruitment & Retention of Volunteers

SWMDP - Museum Skills: Recruitment & Retention of Volunteers. The day will look at volunteer recruitment at all levels, including volunteer board/ committee members.

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Museum Skills: Making the Most of Working with Young People & Schools

SWMDP Museum Skills: Making the Most of Working with Young People & Schools.

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Organisation: Governance

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Fundraising: Income Generation

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Collections: Care

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Fundraising: Gift Aid

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