EMA Meeting in Skopje: Register Now !




 Skopje, Republic of Macedonia

28-29-30 September 2017


REGISTER by completing the attached Registration Form.

Do not miss the chance to participate in this exciting event !

See you in Skopje !




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The 2017 EMA Brochure is online !

We are pleased to present here the 2017 version of our institutional brochure. A printed version will be ready next week for distribution on occasion of our coming events.

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2017 Children in Museums Award Ceremony.

The Children in Museums Award is a joint venture between Hands On! and the European Museum Academy. The Award was launched during the Children’s Bookfair in Bologna, Italy in 2011.  EMA cooperates with HO! supplying judges and offering expertise as regards to content. The judges are on the look-out for creative and innovative exhibitions and programmes for the age group up to 14 years old.

Save the Date – 11th Hands On! Conference, 11-14 October, Czech Republic

During this exciting meeting the 2017 CiM Award Winners will be announced !

Registration open from April 28, 2017


Following a meeting of the Children in Museums Award in Amsterdam on 25 and 26 June 2017 it is with pleasure that the short-listed museums are announced:


Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery, Melbourne Museum, Melbourne, Australia
Alice – Museum für Kinder, Berlin, Germany
The Irish Emigration Museum, Dublin, Ireland
Children’s Museum Jordan, Amman, Jordan
Netherlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid, Hilversum, The Netherlands
Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Maritime Museum Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Natuurmuseum Brabant, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Centraal Museum – Miffy Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands
National Museum of Science and Technology, Stockholm, Sweden


No further announcements will be made until the Award ceremony that will take place during the Hands On! Conference, 11-14 October 2017 in Pilsen, Czech Republic.

2018 EMA Awards !

The Application Form for the 2018 edition of the EMA Awards is now here available, please download...and run !