Irish Museums Association

Connecting the museum community across Ireland


Museum vacancies and opportunities

We regularly posts vacancies from the museum sector so make us your first port of call when looking for new opportunities.


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Featured News

Irish Museums Covid-19 information point

A resource and information point for Irish museums in response to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, gathering government directives, planning for reopening, and other useful resources shared by our members.


Re-thinking Museum Practice for 21st Century Visitors (three day course)

18 March, 2021 | 11:00am

NEMO (Network of European Museum Organisations)


2021 Working Internationally Conference

16 March, 2021 | 12:00am

ICOM UK / NMDC / Barker Langham


i-Portunus Cultural Heritage Briefing

11 March, 2021 | 11:00am

Creative Europe Desk Ireland


Heritage Council 2021 Community Heritage Grant

2 Mar 2021

The Heritage Council's Community Heritage Grant Scheme is now open for applications until Monday 29th March 2021 at 5:00pm....


Overview: Status Quo of Museums across Europe

22 Feb 2021

NEMO, the Network of European Museum Organisations, have gathered information from members across Europe about the status quo of museum operations during the pandemic....

Call for Papers

Call for Papers: Education & Outreach Forum 2021

2 Feb 2021

The Irish Museums Association (IMA), in partnership with the NI Museums Council (NIMC), will be hosting the annual Education + Outreach (Ed+O) Forum on 18-21 May 2021 and have now issued a call for contributions....