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Save the Date! Museum Memories Day 2017 on 16th May!

Museum Memories Day (#MusMem) first took place in 2011, as a run up to International Museum Day (IMD), and was a global success! The theme for IMD that year was Museum and Memory, and over 1,300 individual twitterers took part in the event, making #MusMem trend in twelve countries worldwide. The event was so successful that we have repeated it almost […]


SAVE THE DATE: #MuseumOskars 2017

Happy February, everyone! We hope you’ve had a good start to the new year, which seems to be progressing at top speed. But let’s take a moment to pause, and look back at some of the best museums from the past year. This month, we are inviting you to take part once again in the […]


SAVE THE DATE: MuseUp at Berlin’s Schwules Museum* on 12th January

Happy New Year, everyone! We are starting the year as we mean to go on, and jumping right in with out first MuseUp. The Schwules Museum* (Engl: Gay Museum) in Berlin is hosting a Twitter tour around their special exhibition „Es ist also ein Mädchen“: Hommage an Erika und Klaus Mann, on Thursday 12th January. […]


2016 Secret Santa 2.0 – Sign up now!

So, now that Hallowe’en is out of the way, it’s time to organise our annual Secret Santa 2.0! Though we should probably rename it ‘Christmas Swap’ at some point, since we changed over a while back to pairing people up rather than assigning secret gift givers. But so far, the old name has stuck. Here’s a reminder of how […]


#InstaMuseum Mini Bingo

Only a few more days to go until this year’s #InstaMuseum Day! We hope you all have Thursday 13th October marked in your diaries. As in previous years, you are welcome to share both previously taken museum photos, as well as new photos taken on the day itself – and for anyone who is up […]