HLF planned to axe £9.5m railway museum funding a month before announcement

Lead partner had the impression that project was “set fair”

Reports highlight impact of museum lates

After-hours events generate significant ticket income

Titanic Foundation launches tourism development plan

Project will build on Titanic Quarter's existing heritage offer

Edinburgh rethinks opening hours as visits plummet

Visitor numbers down by 21% and income by a quarter

Future looks bright but funding is still a challenge

MA survey reveals rising visitor numbers and a greater focus on social impact

Hope in Hull as visitors pack museums

Attendances soared in the first half of 2017

Museums in Wales strive to diversify income streams

But extra revenue is unlikely to fill the gap left by council cuts

Tate hopes for capital gains

With a £260m extension opening and new directors at two sites, it is all change for the organisation

The policy column

Ups and downs of museum life

Striking a balance

Are we trying to do too much for too little?


What are your new year’s resolutions for your museum?

The conversation

Is it unethical for museums to charge researchers?

Trendswatch: going underground

Museum tours that reveal strange and often little known subterranean landscapes

Museum of...

The Borders Textile Towerhouse, Hawick

Writ large

Visitor comment books divide museum professionals like almost nothing else

Museum of...

The Charterhouse, London


Graham Fagen: Scotland + Venice 2015

The Whitworth, Manchester

Manchester’s gallery in the park has been reinvented for 21st-century audiences

Stonehenge Visitor Centre

The UK's most famous landmark finally gets the visitor centre it deserves


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