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One of Kind! Microbiology Museum Wins Prize for Innovation


A museum dedicated to microbiology has been named as the most innovative museum by European Museum of the Year Award (EMYA).  Located in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Micropia was selected from 49 nominees for the highest recognition, the Kenneth Hudson Award.

The judges described Micropia: “It’s an unique and original museum presenting, in an elegant and engaging exhibition, the world of microbial life. The museum excels for high design value, effective management, and partnerships, charismatic leadership, and groundbreaking developments in display and communication.”

We didn't visit yet but the website make it looks fascinating! Take a look: www.micropia.nl/en/plan-your-visit/what-is-micropia/, they also have an interesting A to Z of microbiology


      

Date Published: 12th April 2016