Mission and Values

“Assist with the development of excellent museums and galleries in Yorkshire and the Humber through the continuous development of museum workers.”

Our Objecives

To be known as an organisation that delivers excellent

  • networking opportunities
  • museums training
  • sector-specific information
  • CPD opportunities

To be highly regarded as an effective champion for

  • the museum and galleries and their workers in the region
  • partnership working both regionally and nationally

Our Values

  • Democratic – the Fed is a membership organisation run by you, for you
  • Inclusive – the Fed is where smaller museums and junior members have as much say as larger museums and senior members
  • Continuity – the Fed has been here for over 70 years, a source of stability in a rapidly changing world
  • Friendly – the Fed is the networking organisation par excellence and goes out of its way to make everyone feel welcome
  • Partnership – the Fed believes we are stronger if we work together and actively promote partnerships, regionally and nationally
  • Development – the Fed believes in the continuing development both of itself and its members