Dr. Elisabeth Menasse

Lecture: Cooperation between Children’s Museums and National or City Museums

Dr. Claudia Haas, Executive at Haas:consult +  Dr. Elisabeth Menasse, Director of Zoom Children’s Museum (Austria)

Elisabeth_Menasse_c_ZOOM_Kindermuseum_J.J._Kucek_2More and more National and City Museums develop programmes for children in cooperation with Children’s Museums. How can we organize the joint work of institutions with different cooperative cultures in a fruitful way? The lecture will give a critical view on the challenges and problems from both sides: from the perspective of a museums consultant as well as from a Children’s Museum professional.

Elisabeth Menasse, born 1954, PhD in history, Director of ZOOM Children`s Museum in Vienna since 2003. Claudia Haas: PhD in art history, founding director of ZOOM Children’s Museum, museums consultant since 2003.