Apply to the European Museum of the Year Award 2021 

© Image: Isaw Company People are taking photos and look at paintings inside a gallery. A person in the foreground is leaving the room and is therefore blurry in the picture.

© Image: Isaw Company

All European museums which have opened or been substantially renewed since January 2017 are eligible to apply.  The EMYA Jury is looking for innovations in public quality that are likely to have a significant influence in the national and international museum field.

Find more information about EMYA and the application form on

Deadline to apply: 27 March 2020.

The focus of EMYA is on innovation in public quality which is something that can be achieved by museums no matter what their size, location or collection – museums of every type are encouraged to apply.