Press Release

International Museum Day 2024 will focus on education and research in Museums.

As museums prepare to engage audiences through a myriad of activities, the International Museum Day 2024 promises to be an enriching and enlightening celebration.
For IMD 2024 we want to invite people to rethink education and imagine a future where knowledge sharing transcends barriers; where innovation unites with tradition. Join us as we explore the wealth of knowledge museums have to offer and, together, build a more informed and inclusive world !

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The International Council of Museums (ICOM) established International Museum Day in 1977 to increase public awareness of the role of museums in the development of society, and it has been steadily gaining momentum ever since. In 2023, despite the limitations imposed by a digital-only format, #IMD2023 activites generated 901K social media interactions!


ICOM Communications and Public Relations Department