LLOAM 2018

European Long Life Learning LLOAMConference

The European Long Life Learning conference on interpretation and education will be held in the Netherlands in 2018. The Dutch Open Air Museum in Arnhem will host this event and invites you to participate and contribute.

We will meet and explore the theme: BIG HISTORY versus small history and connect the history of daily life with the issues of important national and international developments. This focus is related to our new indoor and outdoor presentation: "The Canon of Dutch History". 




Practical information

Date of conference

3rd - 6th of October 2018.


Language of conference

The language of the conference is English.


Registration of participation

Please fill out the form below.
Deadline for registration is June 23rd, 2018.



The museum has reserved 20 rooms for three nights in the Stayokay within walking distance of the museum. The rooms are based on a minimum of two people, there is the possibility to share the room with more than two persons.

If you come with a colleague, indicate this on the registration form, then we will arrange you in the same room. The rooms are classified according to the order of registration.

If there are no more rooms available, we will inform you in time so you can reserve a room in a hotel in Arnhem.


Participation fee and payment

If you want to stay in a reserved room in the Stayokay the costs will be 325 Euro, covers conference fee, meals and accommodation for 3 nights.
If you book a room yourself in another accomodation the costs are 175 Euro, covers conference fee and meals.

Participants will receive an invoice no later than June 25th 2018 and the participation fee has to be paid by bank transfer.

Deadline for payment, July 9th 2018.



The conference begins and ends in Arnhem. You will be picked up at the Arnhem Central Station by a staff member of the museum.

The LLOAM congress will be up to and including Friday October 5th. If you wish to stay longer in the Netherlands, there is also a possibility to visit the Zuiderzee Museum in Enkhuizen on Saturday October 6th. This at your own expense.


When you have made your travel arrangements please let us know, date, time and place of arrival and departure.