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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

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    Series Off Series.

    The exhibition dedicated to the contemporary Italian design will open on 25th April in Beijing, at the National Museum of China.

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  • News

    The 2015 statistical data on Italian museums.

    The results of the 2015 survey of museums, archaeological sites and monuments that are open to the public are available online.

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    "Sleeping Beauty" from Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia to the USA.

    First steps of the cooperation initiative between Italian and US museums as part of the international project.

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  • News

    Europa Nostra Awards 2017.

    Four Italian projects between the winners of the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage.

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    Italian museums.

    A journey in Italy, from North to South, discovering universally known masterpieces and less known cultural places.

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Museo nazionale e Parco archeologico di Egnazia “Giuseppe Andreassi”

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Museo nazionale e Parco archeologico di Egnazia.

Discovering the ancient city of the Messapians.
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Statistics

  • Venice the art city with the highest number of visitors

    Venice the art city with the highest number of visitors
    Venice the art city with the highest number of visitors
  • Most visited state insitutes

    Most visited state insitutes Coliseum, Pompeii, Uffizi
    Most visited state insitutes Coliseum, Pompeii, Uffizi

Source: Minicifre della Cultura 2014