Art Museums – Europe

By | February 3, 2014
Art Museums - Europe. The Museums Association definition is: “Museums enable people to explore collections for inspiration, learning and enjoyment.

Art Museums – Europe.

A museum (Art Gallery) is a permanent institution in the service of society and open to the public.

The Museums Association definition is: “Museums enable people to explore collections for inspiration, learning and enjoyment. They are institutions that collect, safeguard and make accessible artefacts and specimens, which they hold in trust for society.”

A previous Museums Association definition was: “A museum is an institution which collects, documents, preserves, exhibits and interprets material evidence and associated information for the public benefit.”

Austria

Belgium

Czech rep.

Estonia

Germany

France

Ireland

Italy

Netherlands

Spain

Switzerland

Poland

Portugal