Night of Museums
La Nuit des Musées | Noaptea Muzeelor
18 May 2013
The European Night of Museums is a successful event inaugurated by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication and already at the 9th edition.
This year its official patrons are the Council of Europe, UNESCO and the International Council of Museums (ICOM). The Night of Museums is the nocturnal twin of the International Day of Museums organized on the 18th of May.
Approximately 3.000 European museums are celebrating the event. For further details please visit http://nuitdesmusees.culture.fr
The National Network of Romanian Museums (RNMR) is the official partner of the international event, coordinates and promotes the event in Romania and also supports it by consistently promoting activities organized by all the participating Romanian museums, through the national media and through the site www.noapteamuzeelor.ro. Starting in 2011, RNMR is coordinating the Bucharest museum circuit.
The project "Night of Museums in four acts: Bucharest, Baia Mare, Cluj-Napoca, Sibiu" coordinated by the National Network of Romanian Museums enriches the event in 2013 with four routes among museums in Bucharest, Baia Mare, Cluj-Napoca, Sibiu. Thus, in order to plan out much easier their own possible itinerary, the visitors are kindly invited to use the maps containing the Night of Museums program in these four cities.
Cultural project funded by the National Cultural Fund Administration.
Partner museums: The Museum of Mineralogy Baia Mare, The Art Museum Cluj-Napoca, ASTRA National Museum Complex Sibiu.
Night of Museums application for smartphone is available here: http://cocoaplatypus.com/noapteamuzeelor/app