Museum Management

Museum management is a very broad theme that takes into account all aspects concerned with the management of a museum. This includes curation, collection management, public education, exhibitions, and technology, to name a few. 

This page will act as a collection point for, and exchange of, best practices examples for museum, as well as museum organisation management - allowing a transfer of knowledge between museums and museum organisations of all different shapes and sizes. 

Through better management of museums and museum organisations, the public at large can benefit in the best possible way from the rich resources museums offer. 

To access publications and other documents that regard Museum Management, head to the Reading Corner.

Since 2018, NEMO offers Political Internships in Museums, which aims to give politicians (and civil servants) a greater understanding of museum work. 

Recent News in Museum Management

Trilingual Manual on Cultural Participation    News | Museum Management | Learning

 |  The manual “Handbuch Kulturelle Teilhabe – Manuel Participation Culturelle – Un Manuale Partecipazione Culturale” was recently published. They gather 34 articles from different angles on the topic of cultural participation in...
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What Changes will the new EU Copyright Directive bring to Europe's Cultural Heritage Institutions    News | Museum Management | EU Culture Policy | Copyrights

 |  The Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market was added to the Official Journal of the European Union on 17 May 2019. The Member States of the European Union have until 7 June 2021 to implement the new directive. In...
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NEMO Publication on Museums’ Positive Impact across Sectors    News | Museums as Social Agents | Museum Management | Intercultural Dialogue | NEMO activities

 |  NEMO recently released a collection of the papers from its 26th European Museum Conference “Museums out of the Box! The Crossover impact of Museums”. The publication showcases the many spillover effects that museums create on...
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