Saturday May 21st: the European Long Night of the Museums

Europe is preparing for the Long Night of Museum: this Saturday the 21st of May many museums in different European citis will be open till late night with an entrance ticket of only 1 €!

The European Counsil, as well as UNESCO and ICOM (The World Museum Community) are promoting for the 12th year the Long Night of Museums, an initiative aimed at promoting the European Cultural Identity. The initiative is directly connected to the Interational Museum Day of the 18th of May, an annual event organized by ICOM since 1977, which highlights the importance of museums within society, inviting visitors in for celebrations and activities.

Pinacoteca di Brera        stanza-cristo-morto-286133

Pinacoteca di Brera will be one of the opened museums, for a full list of the museums participating to the initiative you can check the website of the Ministry of Tourism and Culture.

Sources: Ministry of Culture and Tourism; Milano Life.

Cristina Bianchi
NOS Relocation Team