Birmingham Museums Trust is a registered charity. It is responsible for governing and managing the museum sites and collections owned by Birmingham City Council.
To advance education by the operation, maintenance, development and promotion of museums, galleries and libraries in Birmingham, together with associated facilities and related programmes of outreach and research, fostering knowledge, understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of the arts, history, science and technology by residents and visitors to the city of Birmingham.
To reflect Birmingham to the world, and the world to Birmingham.
To showcase our outstanding collections and venues to inspire learning, creativity and enjoyment for people of Birmingham and visitors to the region.
We put audience engagement at the centre of our work, supporting communities in designing accessible services.
We are creative and experimental in using our resources to work to the highest standards.
We seek to work constructively in partnership where appropriate to achieve our purpose.
We are respectful, reliable and open in our communications and dealings with others.
We manage our resources entrepreneurially and effectively to deliver affordable services.
- Leading in excellence
- Developing the collection and venues
- Growing and diversifying audiences
- Building a sustainable business