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Directorate-General of Museums

Coordinates management, fruition and communication policies of state museums, to guarantee the development of the Italian museum system, and a high-quality cultural offering available to everyone.

Highlights

  • News

    European Heritage Days 2020.

    On Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September, the most extensive and popular cultural event in Europe, will be held in Italy.

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  • News

    Culture never stops!

    The new page of the Cultural Heritage Ministry website is online.

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  • News

    Every museum is an emotion.

    The promotional activities of the Directorate-general of Museums for lesser-known museums.

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  • News

    Constant improvement of the museum story.

    Online main topics of the guidelines.

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  • News

    Italy’s National Museum System has kicked off.

    A network of museums and cultural places connected to each other in order to improve the use, accessibility and sustainable management of the cultural heritage.

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Museo e Parco archeologico nazionale di Locri

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Museo e Parco archeologico nazionale di Locri

The precious finds narrate the passage from the Greek colony to the Roman city.
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Statistics

  • Visitors of state institutes

    38 milions visitors of state institutes
    38 milions visitors of state institutes
  • Protected archaeological sites

    5.668 Protected archaeological sites (from 1909 to 2004)
    5.668 Protected archaeological sites (from 1909 to 2004)

Source: Minicifre della Cultura 2014