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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Museum

A museum is an institution that cares for (conserves) a collection of artifacts and other objects of ... The purpose of modern museums is to collect, preserve, interpret, and display items of artistic, cultural, or scientific significance for the education ...

www.museumsassociation.org/download?id=954916

to deal with these. • Public attitudes to the roles and purposes of museums were carefully ... This was by some distance the most important purpose of a museum.

www.museumsassociation.org/campaigns/museums2020/11122012-what-the-public-thinks

The research examines what people perceive as the main purposes of museums and their role in society. This will help us develop the Museums 2020 vision.

www.maltwood.uvic.ca/cam/activities/past_conferences/1999conf/batch1/CAM'99-EmmanuelArinze.GuyanaFinal.pdf

May 17, 1999 ... purpose of education and enjoyment. The early museums were elitist, uninspiring and aloof as they encouraged only the educated people to ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/joan-wages/why-museums-are-important_b_6355710.html

Dec 19, 2014 ... After 18 years of lobbying to create a national women's history museum in our nation's capital, Congress has approved the formation of a ...

www.upf.edu/pcstacademy/_docs/whataremuseumsfor.doc

Sep 19, 2004 ... Museums, in common with all other social institutions, serve many ... storehouse, laboratory and school, with its strong didactic purpose, was ...

cgpmuseummatters.wordpress.com/2010/09/14/museum-purpose

Sep 14, 2010 ... In his article about the transformation of American museums, Weil ... around the idea that education is the primary purpose of a museum.

www.culture24.org.uk/art/art527637-what-is-the-purpose-of-a-public-museum-derby-museum-could-have-the-answer

May 29, 2015 ... As Derby Museum's Common Treasury exhibition asks questions of the purpose of a public museum, the City's Head of Museums ponders how ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Museum

1 Definition; 2 History; 3 Purpose of Museums; 4 Management; 5 Types of ... The Museo Sacro, the first museum in the Vatican Museums complex, was opened ...