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Media | ©FIFA
Media | ©FIFA

Welcome to the media office of the FIFA Museum. We are delighted that you are interested in our museum. Here you will find our press releases and a selection of archive photos too.

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Press Kits

Our media kits have a selection of interesting images of the museum and the various exhibitions and events we host here. Feel free to download and use them, but please credit 'FIFA Museum' if you use any of the images we provide.

Press Kit I
A text description with facts and figures about the museum, the exhibitions and the additional activities and offers at the home of football history.

Press Kit II
A selection of images of the museum and the exhibitions. Feel free to download and use them, but please credit 'FIFA Museum' if you use any of the images we provide.

Recent press releases

Media Release

FIFA Museum launches its first global digital exhibition entitled “Origins: Pre-Histories of Football”

With a virtual interactive multimedia experience accessible around the globe, FIFA Museum has released the opening chapter of its first digital exhibition entitled “Origins: Pre-Histories of Football” on its official website www.fifamuseum.com.

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FIFA Museum unveils new name and logo

Sharing the magic of football with the entire world: “FIFA World Football Museum” becomes “FIFA Museum” with immediate effect to focus on celebrating and safeguarding football heritage and culture globally.

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FIFA Museum Announces “211”: A Collaborative Global Exhibition on Football Heritage and Culture

Announcement concludes Second International FIFA Museum Conference, bringing together representatives from over 60 countries.

The new FIFA Museum International Ambassador Diego Forlán
The new FIFA Museum International Ambassador Diego Forlán
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“A new and fascinating role”: Diego Forlán joins FIFA World Football Museum as international ambassador

Diego Forlán has been announced as the FIFA World Football Museum’s official international ambassador. The winner of the adidas Golden Ball as the best player of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ will help safeguard as well as celebrate football’s rich heritage and culture on the global stage.

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Analogue and digital: more than 750,000 people engage with FIFA Museum in pandemic-dominated 2020

Despite the COVID-19 crisis and the resulting closure for several months, as well as further reduced opening hours and a significant decline in international visitors to the city, 766,834 people either enjoyed a trip to the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich or engaged with its digital content in 2020.

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First FIFA Museum Conference brings directors and key figures together to commit on celebrating football heritage globally

Following a two-day virtual conference hosted by the FIFA Museum, a leading group of directors and key figures from the football museum sector agreed on the importance of collaboration and forging closer connections in order to safeguard football history, heritage and culture.

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FIFA Museum and Hyundai win Red Dot Design Award 2020

The FIFA World Football Museum’s special exhibition “The Women’s Game” presented by Hyundai Motor Company has won the prestigious Red Dot Design Award 2020.

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Pascal Zuberbühler becomes ambassador for the FIFA Museum

The former Switzerland keeper has been signed up to make regular appearances on behalf of the museum both in Zurich and abroad as part of its exhibition and events programme.

Luca Boller, new ambassador of the FIFA World Football Museum.
Luca Boller, new ambassador of the FIFA World Football Museum.
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Luca Boller named FIFA Museum ambassador

Luca Boller will take on the role on 16 July 2020, at the opening of the new section of the permanent exhibition entitled “The Virtual Pitch”.

The Virtual Pitch | ©FIFA Museum
The Virtual Pitch | ©FIFA Museum
Media Release

“The Virtual Pitch” to open at FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich

With virtual football growing in popularity daily, the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich has decided to turn the spotlight on this global cultural phenomenon by opening a new exhibition area dedicated to the digital game’s technology and competitions as well as its accompanying lifestyle.

Fan Movement by FIFA enters the FIFA World Football Museum | ©FIFA Museum
Fan Movement by FIFA enters the FIFA World Football Museum | ©FIFA Museum
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From fans for fans: Eleven objects, eleven stories

Newly curated exhibits from fans to be showcased in the FIFA World Football Museum, The museum celebrates the rich heritage of football and the game’s unique ability to connect and inspire people around the world.

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Şenes Erzik donates his personal collection to the FIFA World Football Museum

The Honorary President of the Turkish FA (TFF), Şenes Erzik, has donated his personal collection to the FIFA World Football Museum. More than 200 objects, including coins, medals, mini-trophies and jerseys, have been handed over to the home of football history in Zurich.