PROJECT: Community Exhibitions as Tools for Adults´ Individual Development (CETAID) is a partnership of museums, heritage sites and cultural institutions from Hungary, Portugal, Italy and the UK pooling practical ideas and innovative approaches to engaging local communities.CONFERENCE: This two-day conference is organized to share the highlights of our learning throughout this two-year partnership. The day preceding the

CETAID (Community Exhibitions as Tools for Adults

This partnership promotes and develops a culture of learning among staff of museums and other heritage organizations personnel, minorities and community members from socially disadvantaged background or marginalized adults. The partnership also promotes an open debate on how we can design new tools that allow involving the communities in the planning activities of museums and

Europica Varietas

Mission, Goals and Activities:Mission: to establish an intercultural dialogue by disseminating Hungarian cultural heritage through this book and by learning about other cultures in Europe through a joint exhibition based on the book.The project is broken into 4 phases and each of them has a different objective: Phase 1: Publishing the book in EnglishFirst step

For museums greater involvement in society (2008-2010)

Target group:Museum professionals, members of different visitor groups, local teachers, representatives, businessmen, members of other social groups Activities: organize workshops and “inforums”; encourage and foster pilot projects based on new cross-sector partnerships; conduct two of our own projects; organize and moderate focus group discussions in order to explore local priorities and possibilities of linking to

Museums Literacy (2008-2010)

By establishing a platform for museums, administrations and training institutions, MUSLI strives to overcome the barriers of cultural literacy through museum activities. These activities encourage participation from the potential publics having low schooling levels, such as citizens with low qualifications or at risk of social exclusion. Working to pilot and encourage new methods learnt for

Museums as Places for Intercultural Dialogues (2007-2009)

The project MAP for ID aims to support museums wanting to develop intercultural projects by: Creating a research group made up by the museums involved in the project to identify good practice case studies and analyse them with the intention of extracting the elements that make them commendable and transferable to other contexts Sharing the

Adult Education and Training in Museums

International conference and demonstration sessions October 30-31, 2008 Registration fee: 10, Euro (advance payment), 15, – Euro (on the spot) Registration fee includes conference materials, lunch and refreshments as well as cost of interpretation (English and Hungarian). For students (Andragogy, Museum Education etc) the conference is free, but advance registration is required Registration (with Payments

History Alive

May 19, Saturday  11:30, 13:00 and 15:00´By Royal Command´ (An imaginary meeting between Queen Victoria and Adam Clark (only in English) – Mark Wallis and Kate Mechedou, Past Pleasures Ltd., UK – In the Garden of the Hungarian National Museum at the tent of the “Muzeumok es Latogatok Alapitvany” (Foundation for Museums and Visitors)   12:00 and 14:00His Majesty

The New You! How to Become a Person from the Past

Past Pleasures Ltd is Britain´s premier provider of professional historical interpretation and performance, and holds Europe´s biggest contract in this field (with Britain´s Historic Royal Palaces: HM Tower of London and Hampton Court Palace). The company brings alive 2,000 years of human stories in sites across the UK, for general visitors, schools, the media and corporate


VI. EMAC – European Museum Advisors Conference  June 24-28, 2006 Budapest, Hungary  Supporting Museums in Achieving Quality At last, the long awaited VI EMAC is shaping up! It will not only reveal hidden treasures of Eastern Europe but will provide an opportunity to immerse in the pleasures of the Museums´ Night in a newly joined