Museum Education and Research Laboratory

Nakou Irene
inakou [at] uth [dot] gr
niknik [at] uth [dot] gr
+30 24210 74820

The Museum Education and Research Laboratory is one of the 6 Laboratories of the Department of Early Childhood Education (DECE) at the University of Thessaly.

For more information, please visit the Laboratory's site at:

The Museum Education and Research Laboratory publishes the international, online, open access and peer reviewed Journal MuseumEdu, which is available at: 

The Museum Education and Research Laboratory aims at covering education and research projects of both the Undergraduate and the Postgraduate Studies Programmes of the DECE, and of other Departments of the University of Thessaly, in the fields of Museology, Museum Education, History Education and History of Art.
Basic targets are:

  • The further development of research and education in the above mentioned fields and the collaboration with relevant Greek and International Universities, Research Centres, Museums and Schools.
  • The promotion and the productive use of cultural heritage, with special focus on Thessaly and especially on the broader area of the City of Volos, Magnessia.
  • Collaboration with the International Council of Museums, with Museums, archaeological and historical institutions, and other cultural institutions, libraries, archives and educational communities.
  • The organisation of conferences, seminars, symposiums and other educational activities, and the invitation of major academics in the related fields.
  • The editing of an international online journal, the publication of relevant papers and books and the participation in Greek and international conferences.