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

French Publication on how to Involve the Public in Cultural Heritage Work    News | Museum Management | Audience Development | Collaboration | NEMO activities

 |  From 22-23 May 2018, NEMO organised the conference "Cherishing our Cultural Heritage - How to make the most of the public’s passion for their cultural heritage" together with ICOM France and ICOMOS France. A publication with...
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The Museum through the Perspective of the Blind and Visually Impaired    News | Museums as Social Agents | Museum Management | Audience Development | Learning

 |  An article from the American Alliance of Museums offer suggestions of how the museum experiences can be made more accessible for people who are blind or visually impaired.
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How are European Museums really doing?    News | Museum Management

 |  The European Museum Academy has put together a report with insights written by EMA National Representatives from across Europe. The report gives a more subjective view of the current challenges and opportunities that museums are...
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