I’m Natalie Watson, a heritage professional with over fifteen years of experience in the museums and archives sectors. I have a proven track record of providing on-the-ground advice and support to professionals and volunteers on a wide range of topics, and first-hand experience of all levels of museum management.

Wonderful Things Heritage is my consultancy aimed at providing advice, guidance, and hands-on help to community heritage groups, museums, archives, heritage services, private collectors, and companies seeking to manage their collections and transform their practices.

I offer expertise in:

Heritage project development and management

Heritage site and attraction management

Collections management in museum, archive and community settings

​Digitisation, from planning to delivery, engagement and evaluation

Accreditation, including policy development and application support

Strategy and policy development relating to governance, fundraising and business development