Museums APPG

First Registered: 24/09/2020 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To highlight and promote the interests of museums across the UK.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

Both text content and attached files submitted through this facility is indexed by our website, and made available through both the search function and relevant e-mail alerts. Any of our users registered for an alert which matches your content, will receive a link making them aware of its publication.

If you wish to register as an authorised representative of the Museums APPG and use this facility, click below

9 Current APPG Officers
Chris Skidmore Portrait
Chris Skidmore
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Kingswood
Joined: 24th September 2020
Felicity Buchan Portrait
Felicity Buchan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Kensington
Joined: 24th September 2020
Chris Bryant Portrait
Chris Bryant
Labour - Rhondda
Joined: 24th September 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Chris Skidmore MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7094.


Public Enquiry Point:

Bethany Reynard, National Museum Directors’ Council



National Museum Directors’ Council acts as the group's secretariat.

Group's Website:

14 Sep 2021
National Museum Directors’ Council
Secretariat   From : 14/09/2021 To : 13/09/2022
14 Sep 2020
National Museum Directors’ Council
Secretariat   From : 14/09/2020 To : 13/09/2021

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Museums APPG

Former APPG Officers
Alison McGovern Portrait
Alison McGovern
Vice Chair
Labour - Wirral South
Joined: 24th September 2020
Departed: 29th December 2021