Museum Shop Sunday

26 November 2017 is Museum Shop Sunday, a fantastic opportunity for you to attract new customers on one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year! 

Museum Shop Sunday is a way for shops in cultural venues across the world to raise their profile during the busy Christmas shopping period. Why not celebrate with a special event or promotion in your shop? It's the perfect opportunity for customers old and new to buy some unique Christmas gifts for their family and friends in relaxing and inspiring surroundings away from the chaos of the high street. 

Anyone can get involved with Museum Shop Sunday – not just museums, but all kinds of cultural venues large and small. Here's how: 

  • Browse our free marketing toolkit which contains event ideas, logos, web banners and a bonus gift for ACE members 
  • Sign up to be added to the worldwide map of participating venues 
  • Share your plans and send us your product images to help us maximise publicity 
  • Add the Museum Shop Sunday logo and banners to your website and emails 
  • Start promoting your event on social media using #museumshopsunday 
  • Make sure your team knows about Museum Shop Sunday and is raring to go! 
  • On the day – take lots of pictures and share them on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using #museumshopsunday 
  • Afterwards – tell us how it went! Please send us your photos, stories, facts and figures – did you see a spike in footfall and/or sales?