Media

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

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.

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FIFA World Football Museum displays “Meant to Bond” sculpture by Olympic champion Josephine Henning

After hanging up her boots at the age of 28, former Germany international Josephine Henning has now turned her attention to the creative arts. One of her works has just gone on display in Zurich: the “Meant to Bond” sculpture fashioned by the Olympic gold medallist and European champion is featuring in the permanent exhibition at the FIFA World Football Museum from 10 March to 15 May 2020.

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On the rise again: More than 160,000 visitors in 2019

In 2019 the FIFA World Football Museum welcomed a record 161,700 visitors through its doors in Zurich, many of them attracted by a programme dedicated to women’s football and the interaction between different football cultures. This was the second consecutive year that the Museum set a new annual top mark for visitors attending its exhibitions and events in Switzerland’s largest city.

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'Foot et Monde Arabe': the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich presents a guest exhibition from the Institut du Monde Arabe

In conjunction with the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA), the FIFA World Football Museum will be holding a guest exhibition called 'Foot et Monde Arabe' in Zurich from 4 October 2019 to 5 January 2020. The exhibition can be seen from Tuesdays to Sundays between 10.00 and 18.00.

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"The Women's Game" exhibition brought to you by the FIFA World Football Museum and Hyundai in Paris

The temporary exhibition on the history of women's football can be visited at the Jardin Nelson Mandela in Les Halles, Paris, from 15 June until 7 July 2019. Entry to the exhibition is free and it is open every day from 10:00 to 20:00.

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"Heroes: Centuries of Women's Football": FIFA World Football Museum presents special exhibition

To coincide with the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™, the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich is holding a special exhibition. “Heroes: Centuries of Women’s Football” opens on 7 June, the day of the tournament’s opening match, and will run until 28 July. Opening times will be 10:00 to 18:00 from Tuesday to Sunday, and entry will be free.
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Visitors flock to FIFA World Football Museum

The museum attracted 141,069 visitors in 2018, an increase of around 19%, while a further 94,266 people attended the first special exhibition to be held outside Zurich.
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Marco Fazzone appointed as Director of the FIFA World Football Museum

FIFA today announced that Marco Fazzone has been appointed as the Director of the FIFA World Football Museum.
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140 nations in 1 month: FIFA museum has global appeal

The FIFA World Football Museum is attracting guests from all over the world and, in August alone, saw visitors from some 140 countries.

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FIFA World Football Museum: Opening date set

Work on the museum began nearly two years ago, and the building contractor officially handed the building over to FIFA Museum AG in December 2015. The museum will now open to the public on 28 February 2016.

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FIFA Ballon d’Or – A history

The FIFA Ballon d’Or will be presented at the Kongresshaus in Zurich on 11 January 2016, but before the biggest individual award ceremony in world football takes centre stage, the FIFA World Football Museum will host a special exhibition.

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