News & Opportunities

Here you will find all the latest news and opportunities from around the region and nationally. Just click on the 'show tags' button on the left under the calendar to filter the information to your requirements.

Security Review 'sharing day'

Accredited museums must obtain expert and objective security advice for collections at least every five years and plan to implement any recommendations.  We are interested to find out if there are museums in west Kent who are due a review of their security arrangements and would benefit from a 'sharing day' with a consultant security advisor to help meet the Accreditation requirement. Please contact to register your interest.

Museum Courses Guide 2015

While some parts of the sector have felt the full force of the economic downturn, museum studies courses are weathering the financial tough times better than some had hoped.

Five hundred students were enrolled on postgraduate degrees or diplomas in 2013-14, 45 fewer than in 2010-11, according to government figures.

The Museums Association articles explore this and more in a series of articles, including looking at the range of ways people can enter the sector and gain valuable experience, as well as provding some useful hints and tips for moving on in your career.


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