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Notice of AGM

17 Aug 2022

The Irish Museums Association Company Ltd. has issued notice of AGM, to be held Thursday 8 September at 17:00....


New Director appointed at National Gallery of Ireland

4 Aug 2022

Dr Caroline Campbell to become the first female Director in the National Gallery of Ireland (NGI)’s 158 year history...


Minister Martin approves over €170,000 in funding for local and regional museums

28 Jul 2022

Total funding of €170,206.50 is being made available under the Regional Museum Exhibitions Scheme 2022....

Call for Presentations & Creative Workshops for the National Arts in Education Portal Virtual Conference 2022

20 Jul 2022

Do you have a workshop or presentation that you would like to be included in the programme for this day? If so, please send your proposal to the The Arts in Education Portal Editorial Committee....

Heritage Council invites nominations for National Heritage Week Awards

18 Jul 2022

The Heritage Council has announced details of this year’s National Heritage Week Awards, inviting nominations from event organisers across Ireland....

Awards & Bursaries

Thirteen museums celebrated in Museum Standards Programme for Ireland Awards

14 Jul 2022

13 museums were celebrated at a ceremony in Kilkenny Castle yesterday, 13 July 2022, having achieved official accreditation under the Heritage Council’s Museum Standards Programme for Ireland (MSPI)....


The Irish Museums Association (IMA) welcomes two new board members

11 Jul 2022

We are delighted to announce that Danielle O’Donovan and Savina Donohoe have been appointed as new board members....


Launch of Photo Museum Ireland

28 Jun 2022

Gallery of Photography Ireland, founded in 1978, is establishing Ireland’s first permanent museum for contemporary photography as Photo Museum Ireland, reflecting the significant evolution of its remit....


New ENUMERATE Self Assessment Tool

20 Jun 2022

Developed by the inDICEs project, can be used by the museum sector to get tailored recommendations, resources and, eventually, data visualisations and insights about their organisation’s digital transformation....