Consultation outcome

Review of Museums in England

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

The Mendoza Review: an independent review of museums in England was published on 14 November 2017 alongside the Government response. The results of this call for evidence are included at Annex E of the Mendoza Review

Original consultation


An online call for evidence to inform a review of the museums sector in England

This consultation ran from

Consultation description

The Museums Review will consider how museums and galleries across England can thrive and become even more inclusive. The Review will look at how the sector operates, the challenges it faces and the role of government-sponsored museums.

To help inform this review, DCMS would welcome your feedback on museums through our online calls for evidence:

From museums or sector bodies

From individuals, users and potential users of museums

This consultation closes on 31 October 2016.

The full Terms of Reference for the review can be found in the above document.

If you have any queries about the review, please contact DCMS at


Museums Review Terms of Reference

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Published 5 September 2016