The Mauritius Museums Council is managed by the Mauritius Museums Board. The Board comprises a Chairperson, 7 ex-officio members and 5 members appointed by the Minister of Arts and Culture. Members of the Board hold office for a period of 3 years. The first Mauritius Museums Board was constituted on 23 March 2001. The composition of the present Board is:


Dr Kaviraj Sharma Sukon

Director General, Open University.​




Mrs. Padma Shree Chiran, Assistant Permanent Secretary, Representative of Ministry of Arts and Culture

Mrs R. Jheengut, Analyst, Representative of Ministry of Finance and Economic Development.

Mrs J. Mocudé, Office Management Executive  Representative of Ministry of Tourism and External communication

Mrs Laxmi Devi Rupear, Assistant Permanent Secretary. Representative of Ministry of Education and Human Resources

Mr. D. Ramracheya,  Director, National History Museum, Mahebourg,

Mr V. Rupear,  Director, Natural History Museum, Port louis.


Other Members:
Mr. Dharamraj Boodhoo
Mr. Roopsen Sookaram
Mrs Marie Jocelyne Noellette Dantier
Mr G. Heerowa
Mr Y. Von Arnim.




Secretary:Mrs Bhaswattee Sumessur, WPO, Mauritius Museums Council.