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Directorate of the Museums in the Parish of Vas - Savaria Múzeum

Partner 9: Directorate of the Museums in the Parish of Vas - Savaria Múzeum

Address:
Vas Megyei Múzeumok Igazgatósága
Savaria Múzeum
Kisfaludy S. u. 9.
HU – 9700 Szombathely
Hungary

Person in charge:
dr. Nagy Zoltán, director

+36 94 313 736

Contact person:
Illés Péter, ethnologist

+36 20 578 9012
 

Presentation of the partner:
Vas Megyei Múzeumok Igazgatósága is the association of 17 museums and exhibition premises in the Parish of Vas. It works in the field of research, conservation and presentation of substantial and intangible heritage. The association has 106 employees. The Folk Museum of the Parish of Vas in Szombathely is well known for its outdoor folk art. It is professionally managed by Savaria Muzeum.

Project role of the partner:
Vas Megyei Múzeumok Igazgatósága - Savaria Muzeum will upgrade its website with a handicraft database and also for promotional purposes of the project. In cooperation with the Regional Museum of Murska Sobota it will edit and design reports and publications from the international conference and the conclusions of the project. It will organize two ethnological camps for the Hungarian youth and research of folk art in the cross-border area. It will also organize short workshops at the outdoor museum in the Parish of Vas, which will be equipped during the proposed project.