Access and outreach


Access: visually-impaired visitors

Practical ways to create inclusive experiences for visually-impaired visitors

Autism-friendly museums

Creating safe and inclusive spaces

Community projects

Exploring the practicalities of working with groups from diverse communities

Deaf and hard-of-hearing visitors

Making museums more accessible to deaf and hard-of-hearing visitors

Disabled access

Practical ways to make museums more accessible

ESOL learning

Practical advice on running a programme at your museum

Loan boxes

Practical advice on developing sustainable loan boxes and supporting activities

Museums and homelessness

Can museums help people recover from homelessness?

Museums and mental health

How museums are working with people who have mental health issues

Museums and prisons

The impact of museums and the visual arts on prisoners

Museums and refugees

How can museums facilitate community cohesion and intercultural dialogue?

Museum pop-ups

How to reach new audiences through pop-up museums

Older audiences

How can museums become more age inclusive?

Supplementary schools

How museums can build sustainable relationships with new audiences and communities

Teenagers

Create teenage-friendly spaces and develop projects with young adults

Therapeutic museums

Investigating the therapeutic potential of museums

Touch

The role of touch in museums

Wellbeing

How can museums promote health and wellbeing in visitors and staff?

Working with artists

Practical advice on working with contemporary artists

Working with writers

Practical tips on how museums can partner with writers for residency schemes and workshops

Youth panels

How museums and galleries are working with youth panels