2023 Creative Europe budget sees increase

The European Parliament and the Council of the EU have sealed the 2023 budget, with notably some slight increases in a few policy...

Report on culture in times of Covid-19

UNESCO has published the report Culture in Times of COVID-19: Resilience, Recovery and Revival to map how the pandemic has impacted the cultural sector and how the sector should be supported.

 
Danish museums missing every third visitor

The Association of Danish Museums has released a report with statistics regarding visitor numbers and museums operations in 2021....

Museums across Europe are open

As of 26 January 2022, museums in The Netherlands are allowed to welcome visitors again. The Dutch reopening means that all countries in NEMO’s mapping of museum closures in Europe are allowing museums to keep open.

 
 Two people wearing mouth and nose masks are looking at an object that is placed on a display plinth.
Pandemic predicted to have long-term effects...

A Flash Eurobarometer study about tourism, published in November 2021, shows that a majority of European Union citizens expect the Covid-19 pandemic to have long-term effects on their travel behaviour. 38% predict that they will...

 
 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...

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...

 
NEMO shared insights into museums’ Covid-19 crisis response and digital...

On 27 October 2021, NEMO Secretary General, delivered a presentation about crisis response and digital development by European...

Get to know the Irish museum landscape in...

The Irish Museums Association has published its annual journal, Museum Ireland Vol. 27. It is an important record of the Irish museum landscape in 2020 with articles lending insight into how the pandemic and Brexit have impacted...

 
NEMO delivered a keynote at ERIH conference in Ghent

On 7 October 2021, NEMO Secretary General gave a keynote speech on the impact of Covid-19 on museums in Europe and the long-term...