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Announcements from the museum, such as special opening hours, press releases or other news.

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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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Coronavirus: FIFA World Football Museum temporary closure

Due to the latest development regarding the current spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19), the FIFA Museum and the Sportsbar 1904 will remain temporarily closed.

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COVID-19: Important information for your visit

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, we have taken the necessary steps to make your visit to the FIFA World Football Museum as safe as possible.

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New opening hours due to strengthened anti-corona measures

Due to the new measures, the FIFA Museum and the Sportsbar 1904 have adjusted their opening hours for the next four weeks.

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FIFA World Football Museum makes Panini album Debut

The new Panini album not only contains the biggest football stars, but for the first time there are also official FIFA World Football Museum stickers to collect and exchange.

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Fascination eFootball: Festival extended until end of January

FIFA Museum is pleased to announce that its eFootball Festival will be extended by one month until 31 January 2021 on the occasion of the new permanent exhibition area "eFootball: The Virtual Pitch".

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Reduced opening hours

In view of the current Covid-19 situation, the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich has decided to adjust the opening hours.

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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
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“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.