Why do our museums matter?

Photograph of re-enactors dresses as Sikh WW1 soldiers gathered outside of the Royal Pavilion.The National Museum Directors’ Council has published Museums Matter, a report that demonstrates the social and economic benefits of the UK’s museums. You can learn more on the NMDC’s website, or download a copy of the report using the link below. The report mentions our work relating to the Royal Pavilion’s use as a WW1 Indian military hospital as an example of the global influence of the UK’s museums.