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The Role of the Museum in Society

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May 17, 1999 ... The traditional role of museums is to collect objects and materials of cultural, religious and historical importance, preserve them, research into ...

The Importance of Museums | South West Museums & Libraries ...

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Museums provide a unique interactive experience of getting up close to things we usually only see in books, newspapers or on the television. Seeing the Mona.

What is the role of a museum in society today? - Quora

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If you ask the art historian, Victoria Newhouse, she might say that art museums today are ... Most importantly, to me at least, is that museums keep important works public. Those works, although not technically, belong to you and me. Picasso's ...

The Role of Museums in Society: Education and ... - George Hein

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accepting the view that museums are educational by nature. ... the role of museums in society as a major cultural force is not only important to us as museum ...

Why Art Museums Are Important to Society | eHow

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Why Art Museums Are Important to Society. You have probably walked the rooms and hallways of an art museum at least once in your life. It may have been a ...

A NEW ROLE FOR A NEW MUSEUM FOR A NEW SOCIETY?

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Museums stand as both cultural data banks of society, made of material remains .... aspirations-perhaps the most important after shelter and food- and museums ...

Day I: Impacts of the Museums on Society

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The value of museums to society has always been acknowledged in respect of their role ... The second key element of my presentation will be the importance of  ...

The Importance of Taking Children to Museums | NEA

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Jun 20, 2014 ... The Importance of Taking Children to Museums. June 20 ... —Victoria Hughes, Education Coordinator, Vermont Historical Society. "Many of our ...

Museums in a Changing World - ICOM

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Each year, the ICOM Advisory Committee proposes a theme that can be interpreted by museums to increase their stakes at the core of society. The suggested ...

What are Museums for

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Sep 19, 2004 ... Director of Arts and Society, Institute of Ideas ..... work at the British Empire and Commonwealth Museum in Bristol, emphasized the importance ...

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Why Museums Are Important | The Huffington Post

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Dec 19, 2014 ... Joan Wages President & CEO, National Women's History Museum and a leading advocate for integrating women's history into American ...

Public perceptions of – and attitudes to - the ... - Museums Association

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important given the perceived lack of trusted organisations in society such as the ... This was by some distance the most important purpose of a museum.

International Museum Day: why are museums important? | Zygoma

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May 18, 2014 ... Today is International Museum Day, which provides a nice opportunity to share some thoughts on why museums are important for society.