ABOUT

Duration: September 2019-February 2022

The over-all objective of this project is to showcase and to tackle the potential of the unique quality and character of (European) children-oriented museums for benefiting society as future-oriented, 21st Century learning spots , in order to:
  • support their sustainability
  • support them in adaptation of their abilities and capacities to match the recently appearing challenges.
  • highlighting museums engaging children to a broad audience
  •  create well-grounded resources and guidelines for children-centred museums -related expertise in Europe

 

ACTIVITIES

The aim of showcasing the unique quality of children-centred museums as education pioneers for 21st century children will be reached by:
  • Creating a shared vision and mission for organisations dedicated to serve as future-oriented learning spots for children
  • Establishing a catalogue of universal quality standards and criteria for children-centred museum work
  • Creating Label to showcase organisations meeting the set quality standards
  • International Marketing Campaign to highlight the sector’s assets to a wider public
  • Training and Networking Sessions specifically dedicated to the topics of capacity building and the future role of the sector on children’s education
  • Sector evaluation of children-oriented museum organisation, made available as publication
  • Best practice analysis, made available as publication
  • Practical guide book for children-oriented museum start-ups, made available as publication
  • Travel & Learn Website mapping children-centred museums

PARTNERS

CREATIVE EUROPE

This project is generously co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. This scheme is a great way to fund diverse cultural projects in cooperation with international partners. Learn more

What’s in it for museums? Check out this NEMO Webinar explaining the main formal criteria, offering insights on  how museums can apply and sharing good-practice examples.

NEWS

Watch Training Session Videos 2019

Best practice: Children in Museums Award Winner 2019

21st Century Children Industry Report & Brainstorming

Funding announcement