Welcome to Cultural Enterprises

Cultural Enterprises is the only charity and trade body for the arts, heritage and cultural sector that brings together learning, experience and best practice in revenue generation, representing over 1,650 sites across the UK and beyond.

We provide training, resources and networking opportunities to help cultural organisations of all types maximise existing income streams and identify new ones.

Events and Resources

Training and Networking

Our Masterclasses and other training and networking events are designed to help you and your teams grow your commercial skills, develop new contacts and maximise income for your organisation.

Arts & Culture Podcast

Our new podcast Arts & Culture features exclusive behind the scenes insights from museums, galleries and heritage sites around the UK. Join us as we discover innovation and best practice in the sector.

NEW Supplier Directory

Browse our new directory for suppliers, consultants and businesses providing services to the sector. Search by expertise, product and values to discover unique gifts as well as commercial support services.

An online training resource, CPD accredited and FREE to all Members

Online, On Demand

With more than 40 courses, the Cultural Enterprises Academy is an invaluable resource on best practice and commercial excellence.

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Expert Training

Courses cover key areas in revenue generation including retail, ecommerce, publishing, catering, events & venue hire, digital, business skills and more.

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CPD Certified

All Cultural Enterprises Academy courses are CPD certified so you can be sure of their quality, independent advice, and transferability.

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From Our Blog

New Perspectives: Reflections on an Eye Opening Cultural Tour

This year our Conference got off to a flying start with an incredible keynote speech from Ann Morrow Johnson, then […]

Spring Budget 2024: What It Means for Cultural Venues

There was mixed news for the arts, heritage and cultural sector in the recent Spring Budget, but certainly some positives […]

The Experiential Visitor Café

“Less and less people are going out just for a drink and there are also a significant number that don’t […]

Sector Support Partners

Working in partnership to support the arts, heritage and cultural sector

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