Museum Marketing


As a dedicated marketing agency for arts and cultural organisations, London Calling has a lot of experience working with museums to implement their marketing strategies. If you work for a museum, gallery or heritage location, we can help you to run a range of marketing activities from print distribution to social media marketing.


Museum Partners we Work With

Many of London’s most prestigious museums, big and small, choose to work with London Calling every year. In the past, we have worked with the likes of the Wallace Collection, The British Museum, Historic Royal Palaces, Museum of London, English Heritage, British Library, Wellcome Collection, Old Royal Naval College, Victoria and Albert Museum, Somerset House Trust, Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood, Horniman Museum, Imperial War Museum, JW3, The Foundling Museum, the Design Museum and many more.


Marketing Services for Museums

Print Marketing

print distribution marketing options for museumsLondon Calling has over 30 year’s experience distributing and displaying our clients’ printed promotional material at strategic venues around the whole of London.

We have a number of dedicated print runs which are ideal for targeting audiences interested in museums, history and heritage. For example, our popular Museums & Heritage Network takes your message inside the biggest and most famous of London’s museums including locations like the Victoria & Albert Museum, Museum of London, and HMS Belfast.

Alternatively, our Special Runs allow you to target very specific, niche markets in order to reach the demographics most relevant to your message and venue. For example, we have runs for Archaeology, Galleries, Libraries, Tourist Information Centres as well as specific neighbourhood runs which allow you to target areas near your venue.

Find out more about our print marketing services here. If you would like to discuss which of our 200+ print runs would work best for your organisation, get in touch with our friendly Client Services team here.


Digital marketing

digital marketing for museums
We have a range of digital marketing options which work well for our museum and heritage clients. We can provide a free website listing for your venue or a specific event on our B2C website Alternatively, our very popular online competitions make a good choice for museum clients with The British Museum, National Gallery, Museum of London Docklands, Imperial War Museum, Science Museum, National Maritime Museum, Leighton House Museum all running competitions with us in 2015. Our competitions have a very good response rate, regularly receiving over 1,000 entrants each.

You can read about how we used an online competition to promote Old Royal Naval College’s event Greenwich Music Time and grow their online subscriber base here.

We also have options to promote your event to our 86,000+ social media subscribers through a Social Shout Out or reach our 35,000+ email newsletter subscribers with a slot in our weekly Email Newsletter or your own dedicated Solus Email.

Recently, more and more of our museum clients are selecting to run a Reader Event with us. These popular events help you to create a buzz around your venue and exhibitions. We can invite a selection of our culturally-engaged readers and social media influencers to attend a tour or event at your organisation, spreading the word across a range of social media channels.



For more information about how we can help your organisation reach and engage your target audiences, get in touch with our friendly team for a no-obligation quote here.