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Front of house are critical to reopening museums, but must be safe

As museums plan their eventual reopening it is apparent that front of house (FoH) workers will be essential at all stages, from the initial planning to their long recovery. We hear from Will Tre…

A Director’s view – Steve Gardam of the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Steve Gardam, Director of the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre shares his perspective on the challenges of museum life in lockdown. “The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre o…

Recovery round up
Recovery round up
08/06/2020 in News

We spoke to colleagues from AIM Board and beyond to assess current thinking around reopening. Andrew Lovett, Chief Executive, Black Country Living Museum and AIM Chair:…

Research seeks to help build trust and confidence in reopening

AIM spoke to Bernard Donoghue, Director of the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (…

Lily Parr – Trailblazing History Maker

The National Football Museum have announced a new museum gallery dedicated to football’s first female superstar, funded by AIM Biffa Award History Makers.   Football…

Heritage sector organisations issue joint statement of intent

As Black Lives Matter protests grow in the U.S., UK museum and heritage organisations have called for a step-change in how the sector addresses racism. The statement, drafted by Arike Oke, D…

New Marketing Success Guide published

AIM’s latest Success Guide on Marketing se…

Responding to the Coronavirus crisis – Industrial Museums Scotland

We contacted a range of sector bodies from across the…

Responding to the Coronavirus crisis – Museum Development Network

We contacted a range of sector bodies from across the…

AIM Notice of AGM 2020

Notice and papers for the 2020 AIM AGM including the 2019 Annual Report and Accounts are now available for download. The AGM will be held as part of Session 3 of our virtual conference from 1330-14…

Responding to the Coronavirus crisis – National Lottery Heritage Fund

We contacted a range of sector bodies from across the…

Responding to the Coronavirus crisis – Arts Council England

We contacted a range of sector bodies from across the…