Training and Events

Opportunities and training with a small coloured logo in the title, are those that have been organised, funded and facilitated by the South East Museum Development Programme.

Museum Retail: a practical refresher for Smaller Museums, 7th November, Bexhill, East Sussex

Tuesday 7th November 2017

This session will focus on the needs of smaller museums in Sussex and Surrey - but museums from across the South East are welcome.

Museums that took part in the SEWS Effective Retail for Small Museums project last year are invited to send new volunteers and staff, or to book on as a refresher.

This event is organised by the South East Museum Development Programme. Details and booking here


  • Understanding the paperwork behind a shop
  • Upselling
  • Suppliers
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Effective Retail Resources

If you already confident in these retail skills, or come from a larger museum,  it may be more appropriate to join the Retail Resiliance network for the South East, supported by the Association of Cultural Enterprises. Details of their meetings are at