Austrian Museums Association adds “Corona light” guidelines to its...

Starting this Autumn, Austria is indicating the current Covid-19 situation across the country with a “Corona light”. Depending on...

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Norway notes slight increase of museum visits...

According to a survey carried out by the Norwegian Museums Association, Norwegian museums have experienced an increase of visitors in July. June on the other hand showed a decrease of up to 76,7 %.  However, the association points...

 
Dutch Minister of Culture announces additional support measures

On 28 August 2020, the Dutch Minister of Culture announced a new culture specific support package of 482 million Euro.

UK museum sector faces budget gaps and redundancies

The UK Museums Association reports that the English councils predict a £700m gap in culture and leisure budgets due to Covid-19....

Pan-European documentation of solidarity

The House of European History is collecting evidence of life in Europe during Covid-19 through its initiative Make Covid History and is accepting contributions to the growing collection.

 
Call for keynote on innovative ideas of...

Creative Europe Desk Germany is looking for a keynote speaker to present their innovative ideas for European cooperation and funding in the cultural and creative sector. The keynote will be part of the conference “Looking Ahead –...

 
1 out of 4 museums in The Netherlands fear...

A survey by the Netherlands Museums Association indicates that one out of four Dutch museums are in danger of closing permanently within the next year due to financial losses connected to COVID-19. The Museums Association demands...

 
UK cultural sector to receive a £1.57 billion rescue package

The UK government has announced a £1.57 billion rescue package for culture, arts and heritage. The UK Museums Association welcomes...

Map of digital responses by museums during the Coronavirus pandemic

Chiara Zuanni, University of Graz, has gathered data on museums’ digital activities during the COVID-19 lockdowns. The project...