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On this day in History – May 19 Maio 18, 2009

Filed under: efemerides,This Day in History — looking4good @ 11:45 pm

International Museum Day / Dia Internacional dos Museus

Filed under: culture,Day — looking4good @ 12:01 am

International Museum Day, since 1977, has been celebrated around the world because «Museums are an important means of cultural exchange, enrichment of cultures and development of mutual understanding, co-operation and peace among peoples».

Each year, the International Council of Museums (ICOM) selects a theme. The theme for 2009 is «Museums and Tourism».