Museums & Archive

Museums & Archive Content

Collections of diverse objects such as books, coins, vintage cars, boats and farm machinery provide a link with our past. The preservation of such collections is an important part our Museums and Archive work.

Resources & Links

Abbey Theatre
www.abbeytheatre.ie

The Arts Council
www.artscouncil.ie

Chester Beatty Library
www.cbl.ie

Crawford Art Gallery
www.crawfordartgallery.ie

Council of National Cultural Institutions
www.cnci.ie

Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
www.ahg.gov.ie

Getty Institute
www.getty.edu/conservation/education/prevent/index.html

Irish Museum of Modern Art
www.imma.ie

Irish Museums Association
www.irishmuseums.org

Irish Professional Conservators and Restorers Association
www.ipcra.org

Institute for the Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works in Ireland
www.ichawi.org

ICOM (International Council of Museums)
www.icom.museum

Institute of Conservation (UK)
www.icon.org.uk

Museum Standards Programme for Ireland
www.museumsireland.ie

National Concert Hall
www.nch.ie

National Gallery of Ireland
www.nationalgallery.ie

Northern Ireland Museums Council
www.nimc.org.uk

National Library of Ireland
www.nli.ie

National Museum of Ireland
www.museum.ie

Northern Ireland Museums Council
www.nimc.org.uk

National Preservation Office UK
www.bl.uk/npo
The NPO provides an independent focus for the preservation of and continuing accessibility to culture heritage materials held in libraries, archives and museums in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Papers given at the 2007 National Preservation Office Conference 'Second Life for Collections' are available  free of charge at http://www.bl.uk/npo/publicationsconf.html. Printed copies are available on request from the NPO (free of charge)

Pace (Partnership for the arts through creative engagement)  
www.artspace.ie                                                                                                                                        PACE is a web based organisation dedicated to promotion of arts-in-education practice in museums and gallery contexts. It aims to highlight current National and International programmes and provide opportunities for collaboration and networking.

Society of Archivists, Ireland
www.ucd.ie/archives/isa/isa-index.html