Children in Museums Award Open for Applications

Applications are welcomed from children’s museums; from education, children’s and youth departments in museums, science centres, and from other cultural institutions with a particular emphasis on children’s programming. 
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Closing date 15 March 2024

Visit the Heritage in Motion Gallery

We archive all innovative winners of this prestigious award and present the results from recent years on a carefully curated gallery page as a source of inspiration.

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EMA publishes details of its current activities in an occasional Newsletter. Its Press Releases will continue to focus on individual announcements and events. This is the Autumn 2023 Newsletter.

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Interview with Anastasia Serikova

EMA continues interviewing next generations of the museum field who is one of the winners of the EMA Master Study Award and PhD student, Anastasia Serikova. We talked about her research and difficult heritage of countries.

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NEW: Our positive footprint on the map

We are working hard on archiving the many awards and special distinction which we organise or participate in. These awards and their prize-winners are showcased in our dedicated galleries see the Heritage in Motion Gallery, and the Art Museum Award Gallery. A new feature on this site is a collection of interactive maps, showing you which countries are represented in our ongoing mission to support excellence in museums and galleries.

The European Museum Academy

The European Museum Academy is a volunteer society of museum experts from different national and cultural backgrounds, united for the advancement of knowledge in museology. The work of EMA is based on a curriculum of proved capacity in developing and managing innovative museum projects. Museums are a relevant tool to confront socio-economic and cultural challenges in contemporary society. The Academy subscribes to the role of the modern museum as a meeting place and a forum for the development of scientific debate, creativity, social cohesion and cultural dialogue.

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