Collections Center Netherlands: Challenges

The Collection Center Netherlands (CC NL) in Amersfoort houses the collections of four national institutions: the Rijksmuseum, the Dutch Open Air Museum, Palace Het Loo and the National Cultural Heritage Agency. The sustainable, energy-efficient depot is unique in the...

Welcoming The Community Into Your Museum

I want to share with you today how and why a local community can engage with their museum. It is about removing barriers from museums, turning them into places, is not just places people come to visit, but where you can interact actively, where you can connect with...

How To Open Up Your Museum Collections

With many museums and galleries holding up to 90% of their collections in storage we show you how to open them up. Bram Janssens is responsible for the Museum Aam de Stroom, storing and accessing objects from the store rooms. Our main challenge was to have a large...