International Museum Day

International Museum Day

Every year since 1977 International Museum Day is organised worldwide around May 18.
This day is an occasion to raise awareness on how important museums are in the development of society. 
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Today more than ever, museums are at the heart of cultural, social and economic issues in contemporary societies. They must face unique challenges related to their social, political and ecological environment.

ICOM develops relevant themes in its magazine ICOM News, during its General Conference and each year for International Museum Day. Below are some bibliographies for these themes.

Architecture and Design

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Behind the Scenes in Museums

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Collecting Today for Tomorrow

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Deaccessioning

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Fighting Against the Illicit Traffic in Cultural Property

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Museums and Environment

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Museums and Friends

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Museums and Globalisation

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Museums and Indigenous Peoples

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Museums and Intangible Heritage

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Museums and Social Harmony

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Museums and Tourism

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Museums and Young People

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Museums Bridging Cultures

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Museums for Peace and Harmony in Society

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Museums: Building Community

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Pleasures of Discovery

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Response and Responsibility

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Spoliation of Jewish Cultural Property

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Virtual Museums

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