⇒ An organisation created in 1946 by and for museum professionals.
⇒ A unique network of more than 37,000 members and museum professionals who represent the global museum community.
⇒ A diplomatic forum made up of experts from 141 countries and territories to respond to the challenges museums face worldwide.
⇒ A consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
⇒ 115 National Committees and 30 International Committees dedicated to various museum specialties.
⇒ A leading force in ethical matters.
⇒ One of the founding members of the International Committee of the Blue Shield (ICBS).
⇒ A Public Interest Organisation.
⇒ 3 official languages: English, French and Spanish.