Venues & Institutions
Los museos españoles cierran el 2019 con una cifra total de en torno a 20 millones de visitas. El Prado ha acabado el año con 3.203.417 visitantes, nuevo récord de personas que acceden al centro a pasear por la colección permanente y las exposiciones temporales.
Togo has opened its first major contemporary art and culture centre. Palais de Lomé, housed in a restored colonial-era palace, is the only contemporary art centre in Africa to be fully financed by the state.
Making Europeana Collections more multilingual is a priority and so we were delighted to take part in an event on 24-25 October with the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture and cultural heritage institutions on the topic of multilingualism.
Whether or not we are at or past a tipping point with respect to accelerating climate change, we do at least appear to be at one in our appetite for concerted action to address it. But museums are unclear about their responsibilities and how they are best met.
The Association of Independent Museums has published its latest Economic Impact of the Independent Museum Sector report, exploring the fiscal benefits heritage and culture entities deliver locally and nationally.
This toolkit (the ‘AIM Economic Impact Toolkit’) sets out a straightforward approach to help museums estimate the economic impact they have on their local economy.