Survey and atlas of italian ecomuseums

In 2017 a census was carried out which surveyed about 200 Italian institutions that define themselves as ecomuseums. Only a part of these are recognized by the regional legislation on ecomuseums.

The census was updated in 2021 and 2022.

The Atlas shows the 264 Italian cultural institutes that define themselves as ecomuseums (2022 update on Damia data, 2017). The project is nearing completion. Additions by interested stakeholders are welcome. Open the interactive map to learn about the characteristics of the surveyed ecomuseums.

151 Ecomuseums are recognized by laws, 130 is part of regional networks, 50 developed one or more parish map to survey the living heritage.

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This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

Project Nº: 2020-1-ES01-KA204- 082769

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