ICOM News, the magazine for museum professionals
The magazine for museum professionals, ICOM News, provides the reader with reports, analytical articles, and interviews with museum experts as well as practical information. Read ICOM News
The International Council of Museums works for society and its development. It is committed to ensuring the conservation, and protection of cultural goods.
Establishing Standards of Excellence
ICOM sets standards for museums in design, management and collections organisation. The ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums is a reference in the global museum community. Read more
Thanks to its wide network, the International Council of Museums organises a hundred events every year and takes part in many other activities.
International Conferences, scientific and technical meetings, practical workshops and training activities are some example of events where ICOM transmits the international vision of the museum community. Read More
Become a member of ICOM is being part of an active network made up of 30,000 museums and museum professionals.
By joining ICOM you will integrate the world museum community and take part in the debates, the scientific exchanges and in the reflection about the museum future.
3 steps to become a member
There are different membership forms depending on your profile:
Your petition will be examined by the National Committee of your country. If there is no National Committee in your country, it will be examined by ICOM Secretariat.
It is a one-year membership valid for the current calendar year.