Our latest news and events.

  • New Measure What Matters workshop on transformative evaluation Measure What Matters, Fazeley Studios Birmingham 13th June 2017, 10-5pm Our annual Happy Museum ‘Measure What Matters’ event is a holistic look at evaluation in museums. From tools to transformation, ...
  • Happy Museum Affiliates Happy Museum Affiliates  2017
  • Happy Museum announces first round of Affiliates Happy Museum (HM)  is delighted to welcome the first members of its Affiliate Scheme.  The Scheme is a new peer learning network forming part of the wider HM programme, funded ...
  • Derby Museums works with 64 Million Artists to inspire creativity As a Happy Museum Derby Museums, are committed to creating the conditions for wellbeing in their venues.   To reinforce and encourage the benefits of everyday creativity, Derby Museums are teaming ...
  • How can the cultural sector respond to the Referendum? Much has been written about the Referendum and the cultural sector* – including this by Happy Museum founder Tony Butler .  In it he identified a role for museums in ‘bridging the ...
  • New Affiliate Scheme Launches Happy Museum recently announced the launch of a new peer learning network, the Happy Museum Affiliate Scheme. The scheme will: Work with a positive frame for practical action which puts societal wellbeing at ...
  • Apply for our new Affiliate Scheme The new Happy Museum Affiliate Scheme is now open for applications. Application process Application will be via a simple Expression of Interest – see below Please send your expression of interest by 7th ...
  • Exciting new role at Manchester Museum Common Cause Foundation (CCF) is working with Manchester Museum to launch a new conversation across the Greater Manchester region about what matters to people, and their perceptions of others’ values. ...
  • ACE Museum Resilience Fund supports new Happy Museum Affiliate Scheme Happy Museum are delighted to receive funding from the Arts Council England‘s Museum Resilience Fund to support our continuing partnership with People United and in particular to launch  a new Affiliate Scheme in autumn 2016. In response ...
  • Happy and Green: Connecting Sustainability and Wellbeing Hosted at the London Transport Museum in 2016,  Happy and Green drew connections between Sustainability and Wellbeing in supporting individual, institutional and societal resilience – and considered the particular role ...