Hands On! and EMA annually reward the most excellent children’s exhibition or project dedicated to children up to the age of 14 with the Children in Museums Award.
The Children in Museums Award 2017: the short-list
Following a meeting of the Children in Museums Award in Amsterdam on 25 and 26 June 2017 it is with pleasure that the short-listed museums are announced:
• Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery, Melbourne Museum, Melbourne, Australia
• Alice – Museum für Kinder, Berlin, Germany
• The Irish Emigration Museum, Dublin, Ireland
• Children’s Museum Jordan, Amman, Jordan
• Netherlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid, Hilversum, The Netherlands
• Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
• Maritime Museum Rotterdam, The Netherlands
• Natuurmuseum Brabant, Tilburg, The Netherlands
• Centraal Museum – Miffy Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands
• National Museum of Science and Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
The Winner of the Children in Museums Award 2017 will be presented during an award ceremony at the 11th Hands On! conference in Pilsen, Czech Republic in October 2017.