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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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    "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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  • Projects

    Access to state cultural heritage.

    Activities to favour use extended to Italian cultural places.

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  • News

    Liquid Museum.

    The first outcome for the accessibility project of Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cagliari, Sardinia.

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  • News

    Free admission to journalists in the Italian State museums.

    The Directorate-General of Museums confirmed the facility for the next three years.

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  • News

    Italian museums.

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

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Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cagliari

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Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cagliari.

From giants to miniatures. The tale of a long story dating as far back as 7000 years ago.
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Statistics

  • Visitors to state museums by geographic area

    Visitors to state museums by geographic area 16% north, 64% center, 20% south
    Visitors to state museums by geographic area 16% north, 64% center, 20% south
  • 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