North Star is a design and management consultancy specialising in museums, heritage and the arts.

With more than 20 years experience in heritage and culture, North Star work with individuals and organisations to give them the knowledge and confidence to deliver great, ground breaking projects.



In Fog and Falling Snow, a community play part funded by Arts Council England, image courtesy of York Theatre Royal

We develop and empower people, working with them to define their vision, shape ideas, set direction, collect views and if necessary change perceptions. We direct projects and we manage creative teams.

We support throughout the development and delivery of a project, making sure it remains true to the vision and strategy and delivers the best possible outcome for your organisation.

We can help in many ways including: Strategic planning, masterplanning, concept development, writing funding bids, stakeholder engagement, managing design consultants, leading collaboration and project management. If you think we can help we’d love to hear from you.

We inspire and support organisations to deliver capital projects and temporary programmes, creating engaging, content driven experiences, practically anywhere.