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Strathnaver Museum secure major funding boost
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Strathnaver Museum secure major funding boost

Strathnaver Museum has taken a major step forward in realising their vision for creating a world class visitor attraction on...
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Elgin Museum – A year in review
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Elgin Museum – A year in review

It’s been a funny old year for us at Elgin Museum (as it has for everyone!). For probably the first...
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Steps to Sustainability – unlock up to £10k in funding for your museum or heritage organisation
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Steps to Sustainability – unlock up to £10k in funding for your museum or heritage organisation

National Lottery Heritage Funded ‘Steps to Sustainability’ programme delivered by the Social Enterprise Academy, is now open for applications (deadline...
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Narrator Wanted!
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Narrator Wanted!

Museums and Heritage Highland (MHH) is seeking an experienced narrator to work us on creating an engaging and inspiring audio...
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Opportunity – Events and Outreach Coordinator, Gairloch Museum
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Opportunity – Events and Outreach Coordinator, Gairloch Museum

Gairloch Museum is inviting museum learning professionals and digital content providers to work with our Curator and volunteers to develop,...
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Web Developer Wanted!
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Web Developer Wanted!

Museums and Heritage Highland are inviting tenders from professional web designers to work with us to develop a dynamic microsite...
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Spirit of the Highlands – what is it?
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Spirit of the Highlands – what is it?

Spirit of the Highlands is an initiative specifically designed to help boost tourism and economic growth throughout the Highland area...
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WANTED – Interpretive content developer
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WANTED – Interpretive content developer

GHM has been awarded a grant from the NLHF’s Heritage Emergency Fund to be completed by the end of January...
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GAIRLOCH MUSEUM NAMED AS A WINNER OF ART FUND MUSEUM OF THE YEAR 2020
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GAIRLOCH MUSEUM NAMED AS A WINNER OF ART FUND MUSEUM OF THE YEAR 2020

Gairloch Museum has been announced as a winner of Art Fund Museum of the Year 2020, the most prestigious museum...
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Wondering what to do with the kids this October? Try a Museum!
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Wondering what to do with the kids this October? Try a Museum!

This year’s October holidays are going to be a bit different. The weather is less reliable than in the summer...
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Exploring Lost Inverlael with Ullapool Museum
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Exploring Lost Inverlael with Ullapool Museum

Museum Mangaer, Siobhan Beatson, tells all about this exciting new project that launched just before lockdown and is slowly building...
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Historylinks – the journey to reopening and beyond!
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Historylinks – the journey to reopening and beyond!

When COVID-19 struck, Historylinks Museum was already in the process of preparing to open for the 2020 season. All was...
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Highland Museum Re-opening Plans
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Highland Museum Re-opening Plans

Planning a trip to the Highlands and wondering if your favourite museum is open? Here is a comprehensive list that...
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Re-opening Gairloch Museum – A familiar journey
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Re-opening Gairloch Museum – A familiar journey

Almost exactly one year ago, staff and volunteers at Gairloch Museum were putting the final touches to their new museum...
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COVID-19 and a Volunteer Run Museum
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COVID-19 and a Volunteer Run Museum

We are delighted to welcome Ian Leith, Chair of Wick Heritage Museum, as our guest blogger for this month, writing...
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Guidance for Re-Opening
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Guidance for Re-Opening

Helping museums preparing to re-open.
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Lost At Sea
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Lost At Sea

Despite the current lockdown restrictions Strathnaver Museum is continuing to carry out community research projects and are appealing for members...
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Dè tha dol? What’s happening?
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Dè tha dol? What’s happening?

Many of our museums are still working hard behind the scenes to ensure their audiences can get their heritage fix...
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MHH Sector Response to Covid-19
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MHH Sector Response to Covid-19

Overview As with many sectors at this current time, things are extremely tough. The majority of Highland museums perpetually walk a...
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Covid-19 Resources and info
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Covid-19 Resources and info

To support museum staff and volunteers at this time we are launching our first digital Heritage Cafe's  - we thought...
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