Opening Hours during winter holidays: December 24, 2022 – OPEN 10 am – 2 pm December 25-27, 2022 – CLOSED December 28-30, 2022– OPEN 10 am – 6 pm December 31, 2022 – CLOSED January 1- 3, 2023 – CLOSED We wish you Happy Holidays! and look forward to many more great experiences together in 2023, starting Wednesday, January 4, usual schedule from 10 am to 6 pm.
We are happy to announce that Maps Museum has been selected for the second stage of implementation of DOORS project, a project funded by the European Union through Horizon 2020 programme and implemented by Ars Electronica in Austria. The National Museum of Maps and Old Books in Romania wants to create an AR mobile application that offers edutainment experiences for children between the ages of 10-14. To create a link between non-formal and formal education, establish itself as an educational env [...]
We were thrilled to find out that Maps Museum was among the 40 institutions that got the chance to take part in the Incubation Programme. The Incubation Programme, consisting on sessions moderated by museum specialists and service providers was an intensive training period for our museum staff. The sessions covered aspects concerning strategy, skills, innovation and also introduced a series of practical instruments such as the periodic table of skills, the museum innovation barometer or The Digi [...]
The National Museum of Maps and Old Books is part of the DOORS - Digital Incubator of Museums Network. DOORS has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and innovation programe under grant agreement No 101036071. PILOT TITLE - Hands on the map! This pilot project is educational, its main goals being to diminish the gap between museum education and formal education, while simultaneously promoting the museum collection. An application addressing children and teenagers of 1 [...]
Opening Hours during winter holidays: December 24, 2021 – OPEN 10 am – 2 pm December 25-26, 2021 – CLOSED December 29-30, 2021– OPEN 10 am – 6 pm December 31, 2021 – OPEN 10 am – 2 pm January 1-2, 2022 – CLOSED We wish you Happy Holidays! and look forward to many more great experiences together in 2022, starting Wednesday, January 5, usual schedule from 10 am to 6 pm.
Dear visitors, According to the Decision of the Romanian Government no. 1130 / 2021 for the amendment of annexes 2 and 3 to the Government Decision no. 1090/2021 regarding the extension of the alert status on the Romanian territory starting with October 10, 2021, as well as the establishment of the measures applied during it for the prevention and control of the Covid-19 pandemic, in force from October 25, 2021 and in accordance with the Order of the Ministry of Culture no. 3245/1805/2020 on mea [...]
The National Museum of Old Maps and Books is reopening to the public starting May the 30th! We will be open for 9 days in a row, starting Saturday, the 30th of May - up to Sunday, 7th of June! On June the 1st - Children's day- we offer free access to all children!
Dear friends, on the occasion of the 24th of January, a Romanian national holiday, the Maps Museum is open. Besides the permanent exhibition you may visit two temporary exhibitions: Shadow Tectonics, a personal exibition of the artist Stefan Ungureanu and Eminescu and Contemporary Graphic Arts - 130 years, dedicated to the Romanian national poet, Mihai Eminescu. For the little ones, puzzles and quests await for them in the museum. Explanations in English are available. We are looking forw [...]
Creativity in Museums – Series of Workshops and Seminars to Support Romanian Museum Professionals Unleash Their Creative Potential September 24, 2018, National Museum of Maps and Old Books, Bucharest 09.30 Opening & Coffee Break 10.00 – 12.00 Presentation of US Museums 12.00 – 13.00 Lunch Break 13.00 – 15.00 Workshop: Dialogue-Based Programs (theory& practice) 15.00 – 15.30 Coffee Break 15.30 – 17.00 Workshop: Dialogue-Based Programs (theory& practice) September 25, 2018, National Mu [...]