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Children's Museum Award


Children's Museum Award

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CMA Date: 2/22/2012 

The Jury of the 2012 Children’s Museum Award met in Amsterdam on 17-18 February and announces the 13 short-listed museums, which are listed below in alphabetical order of countries.

Austria                        FRida & FreD – The Graz Children’s Museum

Estonia                       Museum Miia-Milla-Manda, Tallinn

Germany                    Labrynth Children’s Museum, Berlin

                               Junges Schloss: The Children’s Museum in Stuttgart

Italy                          START – Laboratorio di Culture Creative, Bologna

The Netherlands         Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam

                                Tropenmuseum Junior, Amsterdam

                              Children’s Books Museum, The Hague

                                Villa Zebra, Rotterdam

The Philippines           Pambata Museum, Manila

Sweden                      Jamtli, Östersund

Turkey                        Istanbul Toy Museum

United Kingdom          Discover Children’s Story Centre, London


The name of the winner of the 2012 Award will be announced on Wednesday 21 March 2012 in co-operation with the International Children’s Book Fair in Bologna, and with the support of the Carisbo Bank Foundation – Genus Bononiae.  On this occasion there will be a Seminar and a presentation of the finalists at the Fair, and a festive Ceremony at the Palazzo Pepoli in Bologna in the evening. 

The winner will receive the Award from HRH Princess Sibilla of Luxembourg.

Attached: Press release