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September 4, 2019

ICOM International Committees offsite meetings & excursions

Offsite Meetings

ICOM International Committees hold their own meetings or site visits outside the conference venue on 5 September. Some Committees require pre-registration for their offsite meeting. Please, make sure to check the Committees’ website for further details.


Excursions give ICOM Kyoto 2019 participants hands-on learning experiences and a rare opportunity for exclusive access to some of Kyoto’s greatest historic treasures. This year, more than 40 tours are planned for 6 September in both half-day and full-day increments. All full-term participants may attend one excursion. Pre-registration is required, and tours will fill up on a first-come first-serve basis. For more information please visit ICOM Kyoto 2019 website, or visit the travel desk located by the on-site registration area. Don’t miss the opportunity to start networking and experience all that Kyoto and its surrounding area have to offer.


Between the 1st and the 7th of September 2019, Kyoto (Japan) will host the biggest and most important conference of museums in the world. More than 3.000 museum professionals and experts from all international backgrounds will participate in this triannual event, the 25th General Conference of ICOM.  After 24 successful editions, ICOM’s flagship conference has become a worldwide reputed hub for exchange about the topical issues museums tackle today, as well as the most innovative solutions.

ICOM Kyoto 2019 website