Leeds Museums & Galleries Social Media Policy

We aim to create engaging social media content about our venues, collections and behind-the-scenes. We want to inspire our audiences and encourage them to get involved with our events and activities whilst being accessible and approachable.

Opinions expressed by our followers are their own and do not reflect the views of Leeds Museums & Galleries or its employees.

We ask our social media community to respect the guidelines detailed in this policy.


Leeds Museums & Galleries (LM&G) social media accounts are monitored Monday – Friday (excluding bank holidays) 9am 5pm.

We aim to respond as quickly as possible during that time frame, but if you do not receive a response within 2 working days hours and can’t find the information you need on our website, please email [email protected].


We ask our followers to take care of their personal data. Please do not include personal details, such as your email address or phone number in comments or posts.


Any posts containing defamatory or discriminatory language, images or videos of anything deemed offensive to others or mentioning commercial services will be removed, and the user may be blocked.


We welcome discussion, but please do not post spam or repeat your message on multiple unconnected posts.

Intellectual Property

Please do not post any copyrighted material, such as branded content, graphics, images or videos, unless you have permission from us to do so.

Where to follow us

We are active on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, WordPress and Pinterest.

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