Museums Galleries Scotland

Museums Galleries Scotland is the main channel for Scottish Executive support to, and the member organisation for, non-national museums and galleries in Scotland.

MGS provides strategic leadership for the sector, supporting its development to unlock the potential of museums and galleries in Scotland.

Currently MGS has 206 members, which manage 341 museums all over Scotland that range in size from small voluntary trusts to large metropolitan services. These include 161 Independent, 142 Local Authority, 31 University and 7 Regimental Museums.

For more information please contact the STICK representative at MGS, Georgina Ripley, Collections Development Manager, at or visit the website