The Inclusive Museum, NIMC Museum Forum 2018 (Forum)

Posted: Wednesday, 21 November 2018

The Northern Ireland Museums Council is holding its annual Museum Forum on the 4 December 2018, from 10am-3.45pm, at NI War Memorial in Belfast.

This year the theme is The Inclusive Museum with spotlights on Accessible Museums, Dementia Friendly Museums and Playful Museums. Participants will also hear about the Northern Ireland Executive's Together, Building a United Community programme and NI Screen will have an Information Stand showcasing resources that are available to local museums.

The day will offer a thought provoking, engaging session with group discussions to establish key priorities for the way forward. This inclusive event offers the opportunity to explore current practice, development opportunities and hear the voices of those living the experiences through the inclusion of ‘In my Own Words' sessions.

Inputs from:
Science Museum, London; Irish Museum of Modern Art; Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum; NI War Memorial,; HMS Caroline; NOW Group; Stranmillis University College; Dementia NI staff and member, alongside parents and childcare workers.

Lunch will be provided, please advise of any specific dietary requirements. Car-parking is available close-by in the St Anne's Square complex.

Contact to register for a free place by 4pm Friday 30th November 2018. Booking is essential.