NEMO launches free trial memberships

Five museums or museum-oriented organisations will be granted free trial memberships to enjoy the benefits of a NEMO membership over the course of one year. Applications are welcome until 11 February 2022.

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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...

 Two people have their backs to the camera as they both take a photo of a painting hanging on the wall. The person in the back is taking her photo of the painting through the phone screen of the person of the person standing in front of her.
Project aims at helping GLAMs engage...

The Erasmus+ funded project The GLAMers has published a study on the digital engagement with youth by GLAMs (Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums) during the pandemic. A series of interactive online sessions will be...

 
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Non-urban museums in Sweden recover faster...

On 22 September 2021, the Swedish Museums Association published a report of visits to Swedish museums during the summer (June - August) 2021. 4.3 million museum visits took place in summer 2021, compared to 3 million in 2020 and 7...

 
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Dutch museums request more support as visitor...

The Netherlands Museums Association urges the government to allocate additional emergency support and recovery plan to museums throughout 2022. Government support for sectors hit hard by the pandemic is due to finish at the end of...

 
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NEMO contributed to an online debate on free...

NEMO Secretary General Julia Pagel shared her thoughts in the online debate “Should all museums be free to the public?" together with Member of Parliament Niklas Nienaß and hosted by Debating Europe.