University of Madagascar's Museum of Art and Archaeology
University of Madagascar's Museum of Art and Archaeology is a museum in Antananarivo, Madagascar. It is operated by the University of Madagascar and was established on January 27, 1970. The museum aims to contribute to the teaching of Madagascar's art, archaeology and ancient civilization and stores ethnographic objects from all across the island. The repository contains around 7,000 objects and all regions and tribes are represented in the collection.
The Svalbard Museum in Longyearbyen has been awarded the Council of Europe Museum Prize for 2008. The museum that displays Svalbard’s natural landscape and cultural history, competed against 59 other European museums for the award.