International Museum Day 2018

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia (IAMM) is pleased to invite you to the celebration of International Museum Day that will be held in IAMM on 18 July 2018 (Wednesday) from 10.00 am to 5.30 pm.

The theme for International Museum Day 2018 is “Hyperconnected Museums: New Approaches, New Publics”. To reflect on the theme, museums responsible to shift their approach to their collections, by exploring all the connections that tie them to their communities, cultural landscape and natural environment.

As per the ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums, museums are responsible for preserving and promoting this heritage. Visiting museums on International Museum Day is a sure way to participate in celebrating thousand years of heritage and culture. The objective of International Museum Day is to raise awareness of the fact that, “Museums are an important means of cultural exchange, enrichment of cultures and development of mutual understanding, cooperation and peace among peoples.”

International Museum Day 2018 at IAMM will highlight on :

  1. Creative Art Corner
  • Painting on Tile, Plate, Bag and T-Shirt
  • Memory Game
  • Giant Batik Painting
  1. Art & Craft Corner
  2. Experience the Interactive QR Codes & Augmented Reality on Museum Artefacts
  3. Hand painting
  4. Tantalizing Aroma
  5. Coffee Culture
  6. Coffee Painting
  7. Kamishibai Storytelling Session with Renowned Storyteller
  8. Digging the Past
  9. Meet the Conservator
  10. Photo Booth
  11. Interactive Games
  12. Arabic Calligraphy Demonstration
  13. Ceramic Making Workshop
  14. Guided Tours


Scheduled Activities

Ceramic Making Workshop

Venue : Education Wet Workshop, IAMM

Time : 10.30 am – 1.00 pm

Age : 8 years old and above

Fee : RM 25 (inclusive materials)


Kamishibai Storytelling Session

Venue : Children’s Library, IAMM

Time : 10.30 am – 12.00 pm (Morning session)

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm (Afternoon session)

Age : 4 to 12 years old

Fee : FREE


Hence, IAMM is proud to invite your organization to this yearly event. Admission to museum is FREE to all visitors on 18 July 2018. All are highly welcome to this celebration.

For more information, kindly email to or call the Education Department at 03-2092 7031 / 7032 / 7033 / 7038


Notes :-

*Kindly book in advance for school/institution group visit

*Min. charges apply for selected activities