Presentation of the book by Peter van Mensch “Towards a Methodology of Museology”

17:00 — 18:30
The Staraya Derevnya Restoration and Storage Centre 37 Zausadebnaya st., St. Petersburg

During the event the Russian edition of the book written by the famous Dutch museologist Peter van Mensch will be presented. This book is of particular value, since it develops the conceptual framework of terminology and describes how to structure museology as a science. Undoubtedly, the reader will be able to form an idea of the history of museology, as well as learn the positions of various theoretical schools that have contributed to its formation. It is fair to say that this scientific work will be firmly included in the educational programs of Russian universities and will also be of a particular interest to museum professionals.