Governance when setting up a new museum

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If you are considering setting up a new museum, there is a range of guidance available to support you and to give you an overview of the work that is involved. Sporting Heritage can advise and support further if you are planning this sort of work.

The core principles of setting up a new museum are the same as setting up any organisation. Information on this is included within the Code of Good Governance. The additional considerations for setting up a museum are outlined in the advice below.

For England & Wales:

For Scotland:

For Northern Ireland:


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