European Friends of Museums Day on Sunday, October 8, 2023.
million museum enthusiasts across Europe, united in national
federations of Friends of Museums within a worldwide Federation, are
inaugurating the annual European Friends of Museums Day on Sunday,
October 8, 2023.
aim of this event is to celebrate and raise the profile of Friends of
Museums in Europe on a single day, when each association will highlight
the actions it carries out throughout the year to pass on their passion
and help raise the profile of their museums. Six European federations
have already confirmed their participation, with a common logo and
identical communications: Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Norway and
Spain. The logo identifying this day is a swirl of stars inspired by the
European flag, but tinted green to signify the urgency of the
environmental theme, a sine qua non condition for the conservation and
enrichment of cultural heritage. Held every second Sunday in October,
the European Friends of Museums Day aims to