Two people wearing face masks walk through an exhibition hall. There is plenty of space between them and the walls are covered with distance markings.
Most museums in Europe remain open - but demand Covid-19 passports

With news of new restrictions across Europe, NEMO reached out to its members for an update on the situation for museums 1,5 years into the pandemic. The feedback from 28 countries show that several European countries demand masks...

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2018 European Museum of the Year Award (EMYA)...

NEMO partner European Museum Forum will announce the winners of the EMYA 2018 during the Annual Assembly of the European Museum Forum, taking place from 9 to 12 May 2018 in Warsaw, Poland.

 
Publication on "Cultural Participation and...

Culture plays an important role in constructing and consolidating the bases for social cohesion and inclusion and for individual and collective wellbeing. The fourth issue of the Dossier from the Social Observatory of "la Caixa"...

 
Participate in Public Consultations on the...

EU open consultation asks about the priorities for the EU budget including programmes and policies beyond 2020. A wide range of topics that are particularly relevant for the museum and culture sector is included. The surveys are...

 
NEMO starts Political Internships in Museums!

NEMO is delighted to announce that it will start a scheme of internships for politicians at EU level, inspired by the Netherlands Museums Association. The first internship will take place at the Bonnefanten Museum in Maastricht on...

 
Apply for the 2018 Children in Museums Award!

The Children in Museums Award recognises excellence and innovation in exhibits designed for children within the museum sector. Museums can apply until 1 March 2018 and the winners will be presented at NEMO's 26th annual conference...

 
Horizon 2020 Funding Opportunities for...

In November 2018 several calls for funding opportunities through the Horizon 2020 research and innovation framework programme will open. Two of them are particularly interesting for museums.

 
13 PhD Positions in the EU Horizon 2020...

13 PhD fellowships with international focus open at the European Training Network "Participatory Memory Practices. Concepts, strategies, and media infrastructures for envisioning socially inclusive potential futures of European...

 
Briefing for European Parliament on "Arts,...

The brief from November 2017 summarises the current status of the role of arts and culture in the EU, looking at European policies and EU mechanisms and their effect in the Member States.

 
International Museum Day 2018 launched

The worldwide community of museums will celebrate International Museum Day on and around 18 May 2018. The chosen theme for 2018 is "Hyperconnected museums: New approaches, new publics".