The Happy Museum Project holds a number of events both for members of the Community of Practice and for the wider sector.

  • How can museums tell a new story of place?How can museums tell a new story of place?
    Our greatest need today is to see life as whole, to see its many sides in their proper relations; but we must have a practical as well as a philosophical ...
  • No Going Back – workshop seriesNo Going Back - workshop series
    Society has changed dramatically. Lockdown and Black Lives Matter protests have blown open any sense of ‘normal’. Now, as museums, galleries and heritage organisations struggle with planning for reopening, the ...
  • Connecting Communities through Shared ValuesConnecting Communities through Shared Values
    It is a simple but powerful truth that most people care deeply for other people and the places where they live. But – tragically in our increasingly polarised society – ...
  • Museums as conveners in a contested worldMuseums as conveners in a contested world
    ‘Our communities are diverse and complicated. They are muddled and made up of individuals who share, disagree, find common cause or show indifference to each other. Some neighbourhoods are diverse, ...
  • New! Messing About in the Museums Workshop – in Leeds on July 17thNew! Messing About in the Museums Workshop - in Leeds on July 17th
    Don’t miss our playful places next workshop in Leeds which will be talking about Children’s rights, playful adults and play as protest! If you are interested in gaining creative ideas and ...