09.07.1972. Both teams are seen lined up prior to the Final between Brazil and Portuagal, in Estádio do Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro. © Abraham Klein Archive/FIFA Museum

The FIFA Museum is looking forward to the LONG NIGHT

On 3 September, we will once again be part of Zurich's Long Night of Museums with an exciting programme. The theme for this year's participation in this great event is a journey around the world.

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Brazil’s Taça Independência 50 years on

Fifty years ago today, Brazil beat Portugal in the Final of the biggest gathering of football nations ever before 1982: the Taça Independência (Brazil Independence Cup). Not only did the Final pit world champions Brazil against its former colonial power, there was also a sting in the tail that still intrigues us today…

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Live Talk Webinar: Greco-Roman ball games

Greece and Rome gave the world the Olympic Games and gladiatorial contests. Join us and our experts for a free one-hour webinar to find out why ball games, even though being part of everyday life, were somewhat relegated to the margins in these heroic times.

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Cultural ProgrammeLive Talk Webinars - The Origins of Football

Join us, as experts from around the world share and discuss their knowledge about the origins of the beautiful game in a series of live webinars. Gain unique insights, inspiration and alternative perspectives. Participation in the webinars is free of charge.

Museum LifeGianluca Zambrotta: With omelettes to the World Cup title

FIFA Museum Ambassador Gianluca Zambrotta entertained over 150 guests at this week's History Makers Live Talk at the FIFA Museum with a series of anecdotes from his career. He also had a few tips for ambitious young footballers and a surprise for museum director Marco Fazzone.

Kids & FamiliesFIFA Museum Kids Camp

The FIFA Museum is hosting a Kids Camp for all kids between the ages of 8 and 12 during the summer holidays and the autumn holidays. Over the course of four days, the focus is on a playful exploration of a variety of topics.