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4 November 2020

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Getting Your House In Order Workshops 2022

Museum Development Yorkshire, in partnership with Collections Trust, Museum Development North West and Museum Development North East, is running Getting Your House In Order series of workshops again for 2022.

16 May 2022

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MDY Learning Cohorts 2022-23

MDY Learning Cohorts 2022-23 Learning cohorts are open to museums of all sizes and types in the region.  We have received very positive feedback from museums participating in learning cohorts. The cohorts bring together groups of museums with a shared development interest to learn through training, mentoring and networking, sometimes supported with a small grant […]

10 May 2022

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Expressions of Interest: MDY Learning Cohorts 2022-23

We are now seeking expressions of interest for our 2022-23 learning cohorts.

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MDY Sponsored Place for the SHCG Conference 2022 Leeds

We are sponsoring one place for the SHCG Conference 2022 Leeds: Regenerating Communities through Social History. 

4 May 2022

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MEND 2 – Application Webinar

Applicant guidance for the next round of MEND funding is now available.

25 April 2022

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Carbon Literacy for museums

Carbon Literacy for museums Bookings are now open for you to gain Carbon Literacy certification. Training is delivered using the new Carbon Literacy Toolkit for Museums. All courses are delivered online via Zoom. They are open to museums in the MDY region and throughout the North of England, which are Accredited or Working Towards Accreditation. Priority […]

20 April 2022

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Museum Estate and Development Fund (MEND) – Round 2

Museum Estate and Development Fund (MEND) is returning soon! Round 2 will be offering further grants to help museums across England carry out maintenance and improve their infrastructure. Got a question? Save the date for Arts Council England’s MEND webinar on Thurs 28 April 10.30am – 12pm. Further information will follow in due course. Keep […]

19 April 2022

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Try Our New Online Booking System

Try Our New Online Booking System

13 April 2022

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MDY Sponsored Place at Arts Marketing Association Conference 2022

Arts Marketing Association Conference 2022 — A New Adventure AMA Conference 2022 will take place in Birmingham, at the Eastside Rooms, on 14 – 15 July 2022. This year’s theme is ‘A New Adventure’.  Museum Development Yorkshire is providing one sponsored place to regional museums The AMA Conference will be attended by delegates from across the […]

24 March 2022

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DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund launch new round of funding

Fund has provided more than £48 million to over 400 projects over the past 20 years. Museums and galleries across England are being encouraged to apply for a share of £4 million of new funding to improve displays, protect collections and make exhibitions more accessible to visitors.

22 March 2022

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