Lithuania

Lithuania 2018-01-05T14:52:51+00:00

Project Description

Deaccessioning in Lithuania

Lithuania has extensive legislation on the protection of cultural heritage. Articles on deaccessioning and disposal are scarce.

No guidelines on the subject have been developed.

Country details for Lithuania

Official name: Republic of Lithuania
Number of residents: 2,872 million
Number of museums: 103
Parameters: Legislation and National register of objects

Deaccessioning possibilities in Lithuania:

LEGISLATION

Specific legislation on deaccessioning and disposal is found in the

Law on the protection of movable cultural heritage §6.6

GUIDELINES

Lithuania has no guidelines on deaccessioning and disposal.

OTHER TOOLS

Lithuania has no other tools on deaccessioning and disposal.

CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMS

Lithuania has no national classification scheme for museum objects.

NATIONAL REGISTER OBJECTS

Lithuania holds a state record of cultural properties, the register of movable cultural property.

Law on the protection of movable cultural heritage Chapter 3

ACCREDITATION SCHEME

Lithuania has no official museum accreditation scheme.

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