Today the function of museums goes well beyond exhibiting items and preserving history. Inspiring places for learning, exploration, and inspiration for people of all ages, especially kids, museums have evolved. The Children in Museums Award, in recognition of how crucial it is to cultivate a love of learning and museums in young minds, honors excellent initiatives, programs, and initiatives that excel at providing children with enriching experiences. Let’s look at the museums on the short list of contenders, each of which has shown a remarkable dedication to entertaining and instructing young visitors.


Shortlisted Museums

Australia Australian Museum, Sydney
Austria ZOOM Children’s Museum, Vienna
Belgium MAS Museum aan de Stroom, Antwerp
Denmark Science Museums, University of Aarhus
  West Zealand Museum, Holbæk
Germany Alice – Museum for Children at FEZ-Berlin
Italy MUBA Children’s Museum of Milan
Japan Tokyo Toy Museum
Luxembourg National Museum of Natural History of Luxembourg
The Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, Hilversum
United Kingdom Discover Children’s Story Centre, London
United States Children’s Museum Houston


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