Luxembourg Museum Days & Night: discover Luxembourg’s heritage

Luxembourg is rich in museums, reflecting its history, its culture and its natural diversity. Every year, Luxembourg’s museums open their doors to visitors free of charge to showcase the richness of the Grand-Ducal heritage.

Luxembourg Museum Days or Luxembourg Museum Night, discover museums in a different way!

Luxembourg Museum Days : “Hop Hop an de Musée

Luxembourg Museum Days on May 14 and 15, 2022

On the occasion of the International Museum Day, Luxembourg’s museums will open their doors free of charge to all visitors for a whole weekend on 14 and 15 May 2022.

This year again, more than 40 Luxembourg museums will be visited. For this occasion, a special program is prepared by each participating museum. Visitors can enjoy the exhibition rooms in a special and playful atmosphere.

The participating museums offer a complete and varied cultural program for the whole family. ADon’t miss the many guided tours, lectures, creative workshops or workshops organized by the different museums in Luxembourgish, French, German or English.

History of Luxembourg Museum Days

Created in 1997, this cultural event offers everyone the opportunity to visit museums in Luxembourg free of charge. During this new edition, everyone will be able to discover the diversity of the museum offer and to immerse themselves in the Luxembourgish culture through its history, its art, its geography, ….

About 40 museums across the country are participating in this event. According to your desires, tastes or curiosity, you will be able to better understand the past of the Terres du Sud, discover the origins of the traditions and other customs of the Grand Duchy, to apprehend the richness of its nature and its varied landscapes, … or to discover more specific museums like the Customs and Excise Museum or the Firemen’s Museum.

More information on the Luxembourg Museum Days website.

Night of the Museums Luxembourg, the museums at night

Museum Night, October 9, 2021

On October 9, 2021, the Museums of the City of Luxembourg will open their doors to the public for a special evening: the “Night of the Museums”. For this 20th edition of the “Nuit des Musées”, the 7 participating museums expect once again more than 20.000 visitors.

Each participating museum welcomes the public in its permanent and temporary collections, animated for the occasion by performances related to the theme.

During the previous edition in 2019, Luxembourg sportsmen improvised themselves as a guide for a night. They presented to the public a“favorite work” in each of the 7 participating museums .

During this Night of the Museums, the MParticipants will be open from 5pm to 1am. The Casino Luxembourg will continue the festivities until 3am with a DJ set.

  • Villa Vauban, Art Museum
  • Casino Luxembourg, Forum of Contemporary Art
  • Lëtzebuerg City Museum
  • Mudam Luxembourg, Museum of Modern Art Grand Duke Jean
  • National Museum of History and Art
  • National Museum of Natural History, Natur Museum
  • Museum Dräi Eechelen – Fortress, History, Identity

For the Night of the Museums, tickets can be purchased in advance at the LCTO or at the Tango Shops at a special pre-sale rate. Shuttles are also available to serve the various museums.

History of Museum Nights Luxembourg

Created in 2001 by the “d’stater muséeën” movement, the Night of the Museums has since become a key event in the cultural life of the City of Luxembourg. Each year, the public is more numerous to take part in the various animations: guided tours created specifically for the occasion, workshops for children or adults. The atmosphere is also particularly festive with the presence of DJs and gourmets for musical and gastronomic animations.

For more information and a complete program of this cultural event, visit www.museumsmile.lu .

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