News

This section features news, events and staff and Trustee vacancies from across the museum and heritage sector.

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Need A new Website? A Special Offer For AIM Members

An effective website can help boost visitors to your museum by showing them what you have to offer and why they should visit you. AIM Associate Suppliers, Heritage Creative, have developed a…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Hallett Independent

  We are delighted to welcome Hallett Independent as AIM Associate Suppliers. Hallett Independent specialise in arranging insura…

Using Customer Journey Maps To Enrich Your Museum Visitor Experience

You think you might know what your museum visitors want when they come to you – but how can you be sure? If you want to get an insight into how your visitors think before they even step foot over…

Vacancy: Learning Officer At Port Sunlight Village Trust

Vacancy: Learning Officer At Port Sunlight Village Trust 18.75 hours (2.5 days) per week 7-month fixed-term Salary £6,417 fixed term, £11,0…

Your Museum Membership Scheme: How To Recruit, Retain And Engage Your Audiences

Does your museum run a membership scheme – or are you considering starting one to boost your revenue and profile? Kerrie Fuller, an experienced membership consultant, has written some top tips to…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Heritage Creative

We are delighted to welcome Heritage Creative as new AIM Associate Suppliers. Heritage Creative is a specialist web design company focused s…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Jarrold Publishing

We are delighted to announce that Jarrold Publishing have joined AIM as new associate Suppliers. Jarrold Publishing is a specialist herita…

Ground-Breaking Virtual “Tour” Opening Up Geevor’s World Heritage Tin Mine

A pioneering 360-degree virtual reality tour launched today (Friday 19 July) at AIM members – the historic Geevor Tin Mine in Cornwall. The new VR tour is op…

Celebrate Your ‘History Makers’ As Round 4 Of The AIM Biffa Award ‘History Makers’ Programme Opens For Applications

Celebrate your museum’s historical figures with a grant of up to £75,000 through the AIM Biffa Awar…

Just Published: Character Matters: Annual Summary 2018 – 2019

The UK Museums Workforce Steering Group was established in response to the Character Matters Resea…

AIM Biffa Award History Makers: Round 1 – 3 Grants Given

ROUND ONE Clifton Suspension Bridge Trust Project: Hawkshaw and Barlow Untold Project aim: To raise awareness of the lives and achievements …

Six Museums Awarded AIM Biffa Award ‘History Makers’ Funding

Six AIM member museums from across England have just been announced as successful grant recipients in Round Three of the AIM Biffa Award ‘History Makers – People who shaped our world’ program…

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