Welcome to Cultural Enterprises

Here to Support You

The desire to support and connect with each other is stronger than ever before.

Cultural Enterprises is here to equip people with the skills to maximise commercial income in the arts and heritage world, through digital training, exclusive member resources and unrivalled networking opportunities.

Now is a difficult time for the cultural sector – we are here to support you through Covid-19 and beyond. Explore the latest advice


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

Survive and Thrive

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. 

Regional Talking Shops

Our free Regional Virtual Talking Shops are a great way to network with other venues in your area, sharing knowledge and best practice. Book your next meeting now.

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.

Find out more

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.

View current courses



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.

Explore our series

Latest blogs

Revitalising Leeds Art Gallery’s Art Borrowing Scheme

The scheme carefully manages to balance public access and participation with the safeguarding of public collections while working towards a […]

A New Year’s Message from Our Chair

The team are fully engaged in both managing and protecting the charity and developing content and tools that mean that […]

Starting an Online Shop

Build it and they will come is not applicable when it comes to eCommerce So, you want to start an […]

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