COVID-19 Resources & Information



  • #MuseumsAndChill: a digital outreach campaign. Studies show that museum visits reduce stress & anxiety. Self isolation can have serious effects on #MentalHealth. So how about some #MuseumsAndChill instead? Museums: share with us your digital initiatives to reach your public! - Read more
  • OCLC, IMLS, and Battelle COVID-19 Research Partnership update: REALM Project site launches #REALMproject


Surveys and Data

  • ICOM: Share your Experiences on ICOM Voices.
    • The purpose of this anonymous survey is to collect information on how the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak is affecting the museum sector and museum workers around the world. A global vision will help us give governments a stronger and clearer response on how to support museums through this difficult time. Deadline: April 30, 2020.
  • ICOM UK is reaching out to international museum colleagues to give our members a personal snapshot about their experience of how museums are responding to the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more on the ICOM-UK website here.
  • Museums, museum professionals and COVID-19: ICOM and UNESCO release their full reports

How other museum associations are providing resources 


Useful Links




We understand you may have some questions and concerns. We are always available via email at [email protected]. Thank you in advance for your understanding and support. We appreciate our amazing ICOM-US community now more than ever.

Be safe, be well and stay connected! 

Last Updated on Thursday, July 30, 2020 06:31 PM