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Wiki Loves Museums



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Museum Wiki Week

Overviewː What and Why?[edit]


WikiLovesMuseums is a global initiative launched on the 18th of May 2020 which corresponds to the International Museum Day in order to celebrate the museums all over the world. WikiLovesMuseums is an invitation to Wikimedians all over the world to improve content about Museums and accessibility to content about museums and museums' collections.


Because Wiki Loves Museumsǃ


  • Makumbushoː it's an International Edit-a-thon for African Museums (Makumbusho means museums in Swahili)
  • Matahef (arːمتاحف) it's an International Edit-a-thon for Museums in Arabic speaking countries (Matahef means museums in Arabic)
  • WikiVoiceMuseumsː it's a project that aims to create voice records of wikipedia articles related to museums and collections.


Please add your name if you would like to participate.


If you are a chapter or a User group and would like to participate in this project, please add the name of your organisation here.

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