Practical information

We will gather everything you need to know to get ready for NEMO's European Museum Conference 2022 on this page.

  • Registration and conference fee

    The conference fee is 150 Euro and includes access to all conference offers, including meals and dinners.

    • If you work at a NEMO member organisation, 2 representatives from the member organisation participate free of charge. Additional delegates from the member organisation pay a discounted fee of 100 Euro per person. Please present proof of membership.
    • Members of organisations that are members of NEMO receive a discount of 20% (120 Euro). Please present proof of membership.
    • Students receive a 50% discount (75 Euro). Please present student ID.
    • Partners of the project MOI! Museums of Impact pays a discounted fee of 100 euro.

    We want to encourage the full participation from our colleagues in Portugal to connect with their European colleagues. Therefore, we offer reduced fees for:

    • Staff members at the Museo Municipal de Loulé, who attend the conference free of charge.
    • Members of the General Direction Cultural Heritage Portugal (DGPC) and ICOM Portugal, who pay a conference fee of 75 Euro.
    • Museum professionals active in Portugal, who pay a conference fee of 75 Euro.

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  • Who is the conference for?

    NEMO's European Museum Conference is open for everyone and especially targets museum directors, culture policy people, museum educators, activists, students, people active in European cooperation projects, curators, representatives of museum organisations, museums interest groups and policy makers on national and European level.

  • Travel

    We recommend that you already look into your travel plans to Loulé. Please consider green travel options such as trains or to off-set the carbon emission caused by your travel. If you will travel by plane, NEMO will organise bus shuttles from Faro airport to Loulé and to the neighbouring town Quarteira.

    More details will be added in the coming weeks.

  • Accommodation

    The hosting organisation, the Municipal Museum Loulé, has collected hotel offers and recommendations for your stay in Loulé and Quarteira while attending NEMO's European Museum Conference 2022. 

    Most of the conference programme takes place in Loulé but there will be daily shuttles between Quarteira and Loulé for those who decide to stay in Quarteira, which has more hotel options. 

    To secure one of the discounts refer to the NEMO European Museum Conference when booking.



    • Hotel Zodíaco
      45 rooms are reserved for conference participants
    • Hotel Dom José Beach Hotel
      25 rooms with breakfast are reserved conference participants, who get a 10% discount) 
         - Individual room: 86€ (with 10% of discount)
         - Double room: 90€ (with 10% discount)

Join us in Loulé from 9-11 October

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