International Museum Day

Sunday 21 May 2017

The Courage to Take Responsibility

Sensitive Issues within Museums


The International Museum Day highlights the role of museums for a sustainable society. This year’s theme encourages public awareness for sensitive issues within museums.

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Event organiser

Swiss Museums Association
ICOM Switzerland – International Council of Museums


Swiss Federal Office of Culture
mediamus, Swiss Association of Professionals for Education in Museums
kuverum, Museum education