Cultural Tourism

With the remarkable variety of cultural heritage across Europe, the onset of globalisation offers significant opportunities for economic growth. A large part of that heritage is represented in the collections of European museums, which draw tourists from across Europe and around the world. The huge influx of tourists that museums attract is one of their most important contributions to local economies, and is becoming a growing industry in Europe at large.

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Recent News in Cultural Tourism

European Heritage Label Ceremony held in Brussels, Belgium News, EU Culture Policy, Cultural Tourism, Museums as Social Agents, Intercultural Dialogue, NEMO activities

14.04.2016 | NEMO's Executive Board Member Margherita Sani presented NEMO’s study on Young people and Museums and NEMO’s working group "The Learning Museum" to the awarded sites at the European Heritage Label Days in Brussels.
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International Contest: Museums in Short News, Projects & Calls, Museums in a Digital World, Audience Development, Cultural Tourism, Cultural Creativity

04.04.2016 | Museums can submit their short videos presenting, promoting or documenting them and their work.
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#MuseumWeek from 28 March - 3 April 2016 News, Cultural Tourism, Museums as Social Agents, Audience Development, Cultural Creativity

19.02.2016 | The seven themes and hashtags for #MuseumWeek 2016 were announced.
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