Mega 'Night In The Museum' Programme To Set Record In MBOR

Last update: 13/09/2017

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 12 (Bernama) -- A Night in the Museum programme to be launched simultaneously at 32 museums under the National Museum Department will attempt to set a record for the most number of school students participation for a place in the Malaysia Book of Records (MBOR).

Tourism and Culture Ministry Secretary-General Datuk Ab Ghaffar A. Tambi said the programme scheduled on Sept 15 and 16 was being held in conjunction with Malaysia Day and the National Day to forge the spirit of patriotism among 2,000 participating school students.

Apart from promoting interest among the younger generation on the country's rich past, the programme will also help strengthen the role of the museum as an institution of informal education. With the activity we could explain in detail the roles of the museum and teach participants on the value of historical heritage, culture and environment,"he told reporters at a media conference here today.....