Nokomis & District Museum

Federal Election 2019: political parties and museums

Posted by Em Ironstar on October 24th, 2019

Before the election, your national, provincial and territorial museums associations joined forces and issued open letters to federal political party leaders asking them to share their election commitments for the museum sector. We emphasized the need for and therefore recommended: a review and modernization of the National Museum Policy; a review of funding streams and simplification of the funding application process; and an expansion of the Museums Assistance Program.

The CMA sourced some examples of commitments that have been made in party platforms regarding museums and cultural heritage, which you can read on their website.

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