Thank you for visiting the Museum Freelance website
From 2015 to 2021 we supported and championed freelancers and consultants working with museums, galleries, heritage sites, archives and libraries in the UK.
Museum Freelance was run by freelancers, for freelancers.
We provided a platform and opportunities for freelancers to collaborate, learn and flourish.
We facilitated online and in-person networking and sharing within a community of over 2,000 freelancers; ran training courses and a conference; and undertook lobbying and advocacy on behalf of freelancers.
Museum Freelance was run by freelance consultants Marge Ainsley and Christina Lister.
Recently published articles
Learning languages outside of the classroom: a museum visit
October 27, 2023
Many schools in the UK continue to operate excellent language study tours and exchange programs. However, they are becoming uncommon due to safeguarding concerns and other obligations on teachers, limiting options for working with languages outside the classroom.
What Relationship Exists Between Spanish Language and Culture? Spanish tutors online respond
September 01, 2022
A fuller understanding of the various aspects of Spanish culture and how Spanish people connect with their nationality will come through developing your language competence. Due to this, any course or lessons with Spanish tutors online you attend will provide you with knowledge of Spanish culture. It's nearly impossible to keep the language and the culture apart.
How to Begin Teaching English Online Freelance
February 10, 2023
The thought of starting your own company and being your own boss is thrilling, but it can also be intimidating, especially if you've never done it before. Thankfully, it's much simpler than you would think to start a freelance English teaching business online.