International IMD-project of Wikimedia

On 18 May the International Council of Museums (ICOM) celebrates the International Museum Day 2021 with the theme “The Future of Museums: Recover and Reimagine”. Under the lead of Wikimedia CH the Wikimedia associations Austria, Germany, France and Italy support this initiative with online campaigns. Together we invite volunteers to complete and improve the presence of museums on Wikipedia, Wikimedia Commons and Wikidata.
ICOM has been organizing the International Museum Day for over 40 years.

Learn more on the IMD project page.


Research tool WMCH Map Sercice

A brilliant tool to find out more about the presence of your favourite or all other museums and more in Switzerland on Wikipedia is WMCH Map Service. Explore locations, check article coverage and contribute with encyclopaedic content.

Learn more about WMCH Map Service.


IMD Wikidata Competition

Interested in participating to our IMD2021 Wikidata Competition from 3 to 18 May and winning a prize? This competition is about improving data about museums in Austria, France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland on Wikidata.

Learn more about the competition.


(Posted on 12 April 2021)