Latest News from MDN

MDN Co-ordinator 2019-20 – Brief for Tender

MDN seeks to appoint a freelance Coordinator to support the committee, thematic working groups and the wider network to continue to build on its collaborative approaches to programming, sharing information and data collection to support the museum sector through the delivery of quality development support. MDN is looking for a consultant with experience of coordination, […]

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Museum Development Network Conference 2019

The annual Museum Development Network Conference is being held at the National Civil War Centre, Newark, on 19 June 2019. The conference is designed for Museum Development teams across the UK. The purpose of the conference is to give people working across Museum Develoment the forum to network, and share ideas for delivering Museum Development […]

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WMMD Conference

West Midlands Museum Development Conference 2019

Date: Thursday 28th March 2019 West Midlands Museum Development is delighted to announce details of its fourth annual conference on 28 March. Funded by Arts Council England (ACE), the conference brings together the region’s museums, art galleries and heritage sites to network, share news and best practice from within and outside the heritage sector. Bookings are also welcomed from […]

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Pupils from St Deny's school during a museums 'takeover’ day discuss ‘old’ style photography with photographic curator Mandy Schaller © National Motor Museum Trust

Museum Development Network publish strategic consultancy review

The Museum Development Network (MDN) commissioned a strategic review in 2017, supported by AIM and kindly funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, to look how MDN could work more collaboratively nationally, and to explore potential options for working beyond 2022. This review was delivered by Mairead O’Rourke of Culture Runner, and included a consultation with […]

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Museum Development 2018-2022 Summary Presentation

As part of a workshop attended by all Museum Development Managers on the 20th November, we put together a summary of how Museum Development will be delivered across all regions, in the next round of funding (2018-2022). The summary is broken down into the following elements: Museums Funding Roles Accreditation Areas of Activity The Network […]

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Museum Development Staff Survey Results

Results for the Museum Development staff survey are in! We invited all staff working to deliver Museum Development across the county to complete a survey about their role and how they deliver MD in their regions. Thank you to everyone who responded to this survey. To see the results click on the link below: 2017-11-20 […]

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