For diverse, inclusive, and innovative museums

Making Her Mark Exhibition Launch, Hackney Museum © Hackney Council

For diverse, inclusive, and innovative museums

Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre ©Amanda Harman Photography

For diverse, inclusive, and innovative museums

Penlee House Gallery & Museum ©Amanda Harman Photography

Recent blog posts

Carbon literate museums are the future

‘Roots and Branches’ project receives public funding MDNW, in partnership with Manchester Museum and the Carbon Literacy Trust, have received £136,750 of public funding by the National Lottery, through Arts Council England National Lottery Project Grants for an ambitious two-year project. ‘Roots & Branches’ focuses on museums and environmental sustainability and aims to accelerate the museum sector’s ability to respond to the […]

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Equality, diversity & inclusion programme pilot

Museum Development UK (MDUK) recognise our role, alongside that of museums, to develop an inclusive sector that challenges and opposes racism and inequality and we are working together to develop a shared approach to support museums to address institutional, sectoral and societal inequalities. MDUK, in partnership with the Association of Independent Museums (AIM), is seeking […]

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MDUK: taking action on equality, diversity and inclusion

In July 2020, Museum Development UK (MDUK) released a statement in response to the international Black Lives Matter protests following the death of George Floyd in police custody, stating its commitment to learning, taking action and to actively listen to what was happening across the globe. Here are some of the things we have been […]

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