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Mementos of a lost homeland

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Museum for Peace

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60 let z vami - Muzej, to sem jaz

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Tamo daleko (There, far away)

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Love across borders: the royal families

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BY EUROPEANA 08.06.2018

Austrian Composers in Exile

View through barred windows of the internment building from Ellis Island to the skyscrapers of New York, ca. 1932 (CC0) In Austria, the year 2018 is an opportunity to re-examine the turning points...
BY EUROPEANA 06.06.2018

Reading habits in the past

The shape of the text has influenced how, what and why we read. This is the first blog of the Rise of Literacy project , where we take you from papyri to universities, exploring literacy in Europe...
Museo etnografico Nunzio Bruno 15.06.2018

Mani giovani per antichi mestieri

Patrocinato perchè giudicato meritevole di sostegno dalla Fondazione Terzo Pilastro - Italia e Mediterraneo di Roma, ideato e progettato dall’Ass. Museo civico TEMPO, gestito e promosso  dal...
BY EUROPEANA 31.05.2018

Autographs, operas and tubas: Richard Wagner on Europeana

Detail of a caricature of Richard Wagner conducting, Miethke & Wawra, after Gust. Gaul (public domain, The Rijksmuseum) When it comes to the life and works of the influential composer Richard...
BY EUROPEANA 29.05.2018

Love across borders: the tailor and the soldier

We have recently begun collecting personal stories from people all across Europe relating to migration, following on from our successful Europeana 1914-1918 project. This short blog series, Love...
BY EUROPEANA 23.05.2018

Come to the Europeana Migration Collection Day in Dublin

Throughout 2018, the European Year of Cultural Heritage, Europeana, with partner museums, galleries, libraries and archives across Europe, are running a series of migration collection days. The...
MiM Belluno - Interactive Museum of Migrations 15.05.2018

Il MiM Belluno partecipa alla Giornata internazionale ICOM dedicata ai Musei Iperconnessi

Il Museo interattivo delle Migrazioni è nato come “museo non convenzionale”. Ogni iniziativa “non convenzionale” è quindi sempre molto gradita, soprattutto se punta sui nuovi mezzi di comunicazione...
Slovenian School Museum 21.05.2018

History of education in Slovenia

Gabrič, A. (2009). Sledi šolskega razvoja na Slovenskem, Ljubljana: Pedagoški inštitut, Digitalna knjižnica, Dissertationes 7. Sledi šolskega razvoja na Slovenskem [Tracing the...
BY EUROPEANA 03.05.2018

Love across borders: the German student and the English patriot

We have recently begun collecting personal stories from people all across Europe relating to migration, following on from our successful Europeana 1914-1918 project. Our new short blog series,...
BY EUROPEANA 01.05.2018

Revisiting photographic history: new perspectives on John Burke

Group portrait of Afghan men and boys. John Burke. Rijksmuseum, public domain The past few years have witnessed a renewed interest in vintage and vernacular photography and photographic archives...
BY EUROPEANA 26.04.2018

Europeana 1914-1918 Centenary Tour: Remembering the Great War in Luxembourg

This month’s focus of the Europeana 1914-1918 Centenary Tour is on Luxembourg. In our dedicated gallery , a selection of images depicting various aspects of life during the First World War in the...
BY EUROPEANA 24.04.2018

Love across borders: Serbian teachers on the France Riviera

We have recently begun collecting personal stories from people all across Europe relating to migration, following on from our successful Europeana 1914-1918 project. This new, short blog series,...
BY EUROPEANA 24.04.2018

Love across borders: the architects of the Peace Palace

We have recently begun collecting personal stories from people all across Europe relating to migration. Our new short blog series, Love across borders , is inspired by collections discovered...
BY EUROPEANA 16.04.2018

Silver cups and their stories: connections across Europe

During our campaigns like Europeana Migration and Europeana 1914-1918 , we bring a digital perspective to our Collection Days with partner institutions all over Europe. During these days, we...
BY EUROPEANA 13.04.2018

From Georg Friedrich to George Frideric: Händel’s miraculous migration

In the early 18th century, London was the eldorado for musicians, offering fame and fortune to anyone who had something new or exclusive to boast. Foreign musicians were regarded as exotic,...
BY EUROPEANA 09.04.2018

Pola Negri: Woman of the World

In advance of the 15th annual Silent Movie Festival , Katarzyna Wajda from National Film Archive – Audiovisual Institute, introduces the cinematic life of Poland’s first film star: Pola Negri....
BY EUROPEANA 06.04.2018

Percy Grainger: shanties, folksongs and letters to Grieg

Percy Grainger and Nina Grieg at the piano (Bergen Library, no known rights restrictions) This blog tells the story of how digitisation for cultural heritage institutions can bring collections of...
BY EUROPEANA 04.04.2018

Pictures in focus: Migrants, then and now

Today, Manuele Buono, of AEDEKA srl in Italy, talks about a photograph taken on board a ship arriving at Ellis Island in the early 20th century. The deck of a ship full of emigrants arriving at...
BY EUROPEANA 23.03.2018

Love across borders: the Belgian brothers who loved the same girl

We have recently begun collecting personal stories from people all across Europe relating to migration, following on from our successful Europeana 1914-1918 project. Our new short blog series,...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 16.03.2018

Muzej za mir - Evropska zgodba

Muzej so preplavili učenci tretje triade osnovni šol in dijaki srednjih šol, ki z našim Urošem odkrivajo Evropsko zgodbo v okviru programa Muzej za mir. Program v Evropskem letu kulturne dediščine...