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NEMO follow-up report on the continued impact of Covid-19 on the museum sector

In a new report NEMO analyses how museums have been affected by the pandemic. The findings and recommendations follow up on the main themes that emerged in the first report, namely consequences of losses, digital offers and...

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Danish museums welcomed 3 million less...

A survey by the Danish Museums Association indicates that visitor numbers in 2020 dropped by a third compared to 2019.

 
UK medicine museum becomes Covid-19 vaccination hub

As vaccinations start in the United Kingdom, the Thackray Museum of Medicine in Leeds has become the first UK museum to assist by...

British poll finds that Museum curators are...

A survey carried out by the Ipsos Mori’s Veracity Index indicates that museum curators are among the most highly trusted professions.

 
The UK Museums Association publishes open letter on England’s Covid-19...

In response to new Covid-19 restrictions in England on 2 December 2020, the Museums Association has written a letter to the UK...

Museums in Ireland and Belgium re-open

NEMO is thrilled to learn that on 1 December museums in both Ireland and Belgium will open their door to the public after weeks of...

NEMO’s first digital European Museum...

NEMO’s European Museum Conference 2020 – Museums making sense took place online from 16-19 November 2020. More than 1.500 participants from 80+ countries registered their interest to join the conference, which explored the...

 
First digital NEMO European Museum Conference...

Today we are thrilled to welcome close to 1600 registrants from 80+ countries to NEMO’s European Museum Conference – Museums making sense. From 16-19 November 2020, we will connect, gain new knowledge and empower each other. The...

 
Finnish museums 2019: Facts and figures

The Finnish Heritage Agency recently published statistics from 2019 and Finnish had a record-breaking year with 7,6 million visits (2018: 7,1 million). The total expenditure on museum activities was about 265 million euros (2018:...

 
Dutch Diversity & Inclusion Code now...

The Netherlands Museums Association is one of the initiators of the Diversity & Inclusion Code, which offers the cultural and creative sector tools for the structural change necessary for an inclusive sector. The guide has...