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

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Free entry on International Women's Day

On 8 March 2017, our sole focus will be on women's football and its development. To mark International Women's Day, women and girls will have free entry to the museum and there will be three public tours, free of charge, looking at the history of the women's game.

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Special opening hours around New Year!

The FIFA World Football Museum will also be opened on 31 December 2016 as well as on 1 and 2 January 2017.

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100,000th visitor welcomed to the museum

The FIFA World Football Museum welcomed its 100,000th visitor on Sunday, 18 December 2016 - just over nine months since opening.

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FIFA Museum nominated for innovation award

The FIFA World Football Museum has been nominated for a “Milestone Award Excellence in Tourism 2016” in the category “Innovation”.

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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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Gifts for EURO 16 and Copa America fans

FIFA Museum is offering fans of the EURO 16 and Copa America tournaments gifts and all you have to do is support you team.

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Video: A journey through the history of football

Historical exhibits, audiovisual treats and a whole lot of interactivity: discover our museum with our new video tour.

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Easter weekend at the museum

Discover the museum's opening hours for Easter weekend 2016.

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Female fans go free for International Women’s Day

For one day only, female fans will be able to visit the FIFA World Football Museum free of charge.

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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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FIFA World Football Museum on the home straight

After around 20 months of construction, work has now begun on the interior of the museum, which is due to open in the first quarter of 2016.