Over the past 25 years, we are proud to have invested over £60million across the UK in projects working with children and young people. This includes the £10m Kick the Dust programme.
The National Lottery Heritage Fund is committed to making heritage more inclusive and accessible to a wider range of people and this includes the younger generations. We know that children and young people can play a significant role in creating innovative and exciting heritage projects that really speak to them.
Explore some of our work below and find inspiration for your project, then discover whether your idea is eligible for funding.
Let’s talk about young people and heritage
Teen Digital Takeover: getting young people into museums
Kick The Dust Evaluation
How a 200-year-old society is inspiring young minorities in Brum
The skills programme breaking down barriers to working in Scotland’s museums
A missing voice - the young person in the museum
Why communities are essential to sharing the stories of Pride