Welcome to Cultural Enterprises

29 November 2020

#MuseumShopSunday is coming soon … Get involved

Use our free resources and social media strategy to help you make the most of #MuseumShopSunday

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Who Are We?

We support commercial excellence and help maximise income for hundreds of arts & heritage organisations in the UK and around the world. Find out more

Why Join?

We provide unrivaled networking, shared skills & experience, training & events, and digital content. Find out more and how to join

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Become a member, and everyone in your organisation can access member benefits

We’ll help you through Covid-19 and beyond

News and Forthcoming Events

Training Events

Our topical webinars and online Masterclasses are designed to help you navigate the new normal and boost income for your organisation at this critical time. 


Sunday 29 November 2020 is #MuseumShopSunday, a great opportunity to drive sales and highlight the crucial role that retail plays in sustaining our cultural institutions. 

Virtual Trade Show

The Virtual Trade Show is here! Browse unique gifts, discover suppliers, consultants and latest trends, and get inspiration for new ranges for your venue.

Employment Resources

If you’re looking for work in the cultural sector, add your resume to our Talent Pool and check the Job Board. Job advertising is currently free of charge.

An online training resource, free for all Membership Plus organisations, or available to buy individually for a small charge.

Online Training, On Demand

Free with Membership Plus

With 40 courses planned by 2022, the Cultural Enterprises Academy is an invaluable resource on best practice and commercial excellence.

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Courses on Income Generation

Featuring experts in the sector

Courses cover key areas in revenue generation including retail, ecommerce and publishing. Coming soon: catering, events & hire, PR, digital skills, marketing, and many more.

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The Cultural Enterprises Podcast features interviews, expert advice, case studies and experience from key figures across the cultural sector. Series 1 and 2 are available to listen to now.

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