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Celebrate #MuseumWeek May 11-17

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Celebrate Museum Week May 11-17!

This year's international celebration of museums on social media takes on greater meaning as museums struggle with being closed during the pandemic, and the many implications that can bring to organizations. We encourage your institution to take part in this year's #MuseumWeek efforts happening May 11-17 on social as a way of promotion and worldwide celebration of the tremendous impact that museums make on our daily lives.

VAM will be participating along with museums worldwide, including launching our "VAM Is With You On Your Journey" tshirt campaign that we hope our friends will enjoy in showing their support of VAM and our amazing #vamuseums community. 

Seven Days, Seven Themes, Seven Hashtags 

May 11 #HeroesMW - celebrate workers on the frontline of the crisis

May 12 #CultureInQuarantineMW - inspired by the Getty Museum's initaitive (#ArtInQuarantine) that encourages creativity at home

May 13 #TogetherMW - the flagship theme this year celebrating community *And VAM's Tshirt launch date!

May 14 #MuseumMomentsMW - encourage visitors to recall memories of museum visits

May 15 #ClimateMW - devoted to awareness of global threat of climate change

May 16 TechnologyMW - allows museums to extend their reason-to-be via digital platforms

May 17 #DreamsMW - encourage online visitors to dream about a better world ahead  

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Learn more about Museum Week!