Question: International Museum Day is observed on?
(a) 18th May
(b) 16th May
(c) 14th May
(d) 4th May
- International Museum Day is observed globally on 18th May every year.
- This year the theme for the day was – “Museums as Cultural Hubs: The future of tradition”.
- The objective of celebrating this day is to spread awareness among the people about the importance of the museum.
- International Museum Day is being celebrated since its formal creation by the ICOM (International Council of Museums) in year 1977.
- Museums are an important means of cultural exchange, enrichment of cultures and development of mutual understanding, cooperation and peace among peoples.