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Preparing a fossil for display at Lyme Regis Museum.

Preparing a fossil for display at Lyme Regis Museum.

Welcome to the Members Section of the Dorset Museums Association (DMA) website.
The Association has around 30 member museums and a management committee which meets quarterly to progress the work of the association.
The DMA has a wide ranging remit but also undertakes some specific activities in relation to supporting Dorset’s museums and the staff and volunteers who work in them. Its activities include:

  • Organising the Volunteer of the Year awards for Dorset Museums
  • Production of pan-Dorset marketing materials, profiling and promoting museums across the County
  • Coordinating targeted skills sharing and training opportunities for Dorset museum workers
  • Publishing a regular newsletter for members
  • Maintaining and developing the Dorset Museums website
  • Hosting an AGM with guest lecturers and networking opportunities