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Silver cups and their stories: connections across Europe

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

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Pola Negri: Woman of the World

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Percy Grainger: shanties, folksongs and letters to Grieg

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Pictures in focus: Migrants, then and now

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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...
BY EUROPEANA 15.03.2018

Share your migration story with Europeana Migration

We all have objects and tales that tell stories of where we’ve come from and what’s shaped our lives. For many of us, that involves our family’s stories of migration and immigration. A family...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 05.03.2018

Tretja sreda - Satira

Redkokdaj se zgodi, da se ob nekem muzejskem dogodku obiskovalci ob nadvse resni temi do solz nasmejijo. Tretja sreda na temo satire, je dosegla prav to. Rok Kajzer in Mateja Ratej sta svoje goste:...
BY EUROPEANA 28.02.2018

Artistic impressions of World War One – online exhibition Visions of War

Auberive 1916 –  Un puits en tranchée Alphonse Robine, Europeana 1914-1918 / Madame Nicole Robine, CC BY-SA We are delighted to announce the launch of our new Europeana 1914-1918 exhibition:...
BY EUROPEANA 19.02.2018

Pictures in Focus: Street view in Amsterdam by George Hendrik Breitner

Today, Pierre-Edouard Barrault, Data Ingestion Specialist at Europeana and keen  photography enthusiast , talks about a striking photo taken in Amsterdam at the beginning of 20th century by the...
BY EUROPEANA 05.02.2018

#ColorOurCollections and Europeana EYCH Colouring Book

Find your crayons. Sharpen your coloured pencils. Arrange your felt pens. #ColorOurCollections is back! #ColorOurCollections is a week-long colouring fest on social media organized by libraries,...
BY EUROPEANA 30.01.2018

If you have to ask what jazz is…

Art Blakey, drummer and leader of the Jazz Messenger, at the Umeå jazz festival in 1979. Riksantikvarieämbetet, CC BY “If you have to ask what jazz is, you’ll never know.” So...
Bitterne Local History Centre 29.01.2018
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 17.01.2018

Oddaja Dobro jutro in naš muzej - kako otroci poznajo stare predmete

Tako dobro se že dolgo nismo zabavali. Katje Treer in Andrej Geržina sta nas povabila k sodelovanju pri snemanju kratkih prispevkov za oddajo Dobro jutro. Mi priskrbimo predmete, OŠ Draga Kobala je...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 09.01.2018

Muzej za mir - evropska zgodba

Evropsko leto kulturne dediščine 2018 Muzej za mir: evropska zgodba Predstavništvo Evropske komisije v Sloveniji in Muzej narodne osvoboditve Maribor vas ob začetku skupnih aktivnosti v okviru...
BY EUROPEANA 22.12.2017

5 Europeana Art highlights from 2017

As the year draws to a close, we look back on the past twelve months and celebrate five significant moments for Europeana Art.  In chronological order: 1. Art Nouveau season L’Art Gothique...
BY EUROPEANA 21.12.2017

2017: Top 20 searches on Europeana

With 2017 coming to a close, it’s time to look at what you’ve been searching for this year on Europeana Collections. Since January, there have been millions of searches in Europeana...
BY EUROPEANA 18.12.2017

César Franck: the “Pater Seraphicus” of modern French music

On this International Migrants’ Day, Sofie Taes,  musicologist & co-curator of the Europeana Photography Collection for PHOTOCONSORTIUM/KU Leuven , zooms in on the life and work of a brave...
BY EUROPEANA 14.12.2017

Dive into Europeana to listen to the sea

A fishing boat at sea. From “La pêche traditionnelle varoise dans les années 1970” | Henri-Paul Brémondy In December, the Centre national de la recherche scientifique ( CNRS) present...
BY EUROPEANA 14.12.2017

Plongez dans Europeana pour écouter la mer

Pêcheur avec filet de pêche sur un bateau – Photographie en lien avec le corpus sonore “La pêche traditionnelle varoise dans les années 1970” | Henri-Paul Brémondy Au cours du...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 14.12.2017

Exhibition opening at the Museum of Photography Maribor

You will be surprised when you see our city through a lens of this amateur photographer. As a matter of fact, there is nothing amateurish in his work, his photos are great and you are cordialy...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 14.12.2017

Wounded and Sick - opening

Military medical service is one of the richest museum collections and the story of it is one of the most interesting and touching ones. That is why dr. Irena Mavrič Žižek and Simona Tripkovič...
BY EUROPEANA 22.11.2017

Winners of GIF IT UP 2017

Dear GIF-makers and GIF-lovers! Time to reveal the winners of GIF IT UP 2017! Huge thank you to all the participants! It was a very tight competition and we were blown away by the amount of...
BY EUROPEANA 16.11.2017

Music and Mechanics – the exhibition goes live!

The phonoliszt violina, by Hupfeld – Rönisch (from the Musée de la Musique Mécanique, CC BY-NC-SA) We are delighted to announce the launch of the new exhibition, ‘ Music and...