A New Type of Museum Network in France: The Franche-Comté Museums of Local Culture and Techniques
Abstract:An innovative approach to presenting local economic and social history characterizes a network of museums in a highly industrialized region of eastern France. The author has been director of the Franche-Comté Museums of Local Culture and Techniques since 1988 and is a lecturer in museum studies at the University of Franche-Comté. He is president of the Fédération Nationale des Ecomusées et des Musées de Société (National Federation of Eco-museums and Museums of Social History).
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: University of Franche-Comté
Publication date: April 1, 1997